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Days where Jews refrain from eating and drinking.
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Moshiach (Messiah) lit. "annointed one". The final redeemer of the Jewish people from exile. Prophesied in Tanach, he will be a righteous human king descended patrilineally from King David. Identity s…
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Relating to the categorization of a sinful act in Jewish Law, the examination of a sin recorded in Jewish texts, or the nature of sin in Jewish thought.
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Questions about the various prayer books used by Jews, and the prayers contained therein.
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Relating to (one or two) of the two Temples that stood in Jerusalem.
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for questions about cooking generally and also about the halachic concept of bishul
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the biblical book of Esther
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Literally "Germany". Questions about the Jews of all the area that was once medieval Germany, more generally of all Catholic and Protestant (and some Eastern Orthodox) lands, and their laws and custom…
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the prayer service and ceremony surrounding communal reading from the Torah scroll
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generally about Jewish holidays on which activity is heavily restricted (first and last days of Pesach, Shavuot, Rosh Hashana, Yom Kippur, first day(s) of Sukk…
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Questions about the person who leads Jewish prayers when a minyan is present.
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wedding ceremony (and reception etc.)
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measurements relating to the performance of different Mitzvot
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pronounced in certain ways.
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Questions relating to travel in various areas of Jewish law, such as travel on Sabbath or Holidays or prayers before certain travels.
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Questions about the practical advice regarding how to apply Judaism in real life. NOT for questions regarding p'sak halacha (practical halachic advice) -- consult your local Orthodox rabbi (CYLOR) for…
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the biblical personage Moses
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Questions relating to the Diaspora, as in, outside of the land of Israel.
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Basar b'chalav. The prohibition against eating, cooking, or benefiting from meat and milk together.
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Questions relating to children under the age of 13 (for boys) or 12 (for girls). Children of this age are minors with respect to various rules, including the obligation to fulfill mitzvos (God's comma…
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a branch of Hassidim that focuses heavily on Chassidus as an intellectual pursuit, and on outreach to nonobservant Jews.
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about the community and the individual in the community
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One of the books that make up the "Kesuvim" (or "Writings). Composed mostly by King David, but includes chapters by Adam, Avraham, King Shlomo (Solomon) and others.
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A halachic period of mourning after the passing of a close relative. There are many laws and customs relating to this period and those observing it.
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The weekly Torah portion of Bereshit (Genesis 1:1-6:8)
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Questions about halachic deciders and their rulings.
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Ritual hand washing. Required before or after certain actions, e.g before eating bread, after waking up, etc.