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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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Days where Jews refrain from eating and drinking.
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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 biblical book of Esther
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Questions about the Jewish requirement to not cook, eat, or benefit from mixtures of meat and dairy.
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Questions about the various prayer books used by Jews, and the prayers contained therein.
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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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Questions relating to the Diaspora, as in, outside of the land of Israel.
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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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Questions about the person who leads Jewish prayers when a minyan is present.
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Relating to (one or two) of the two Temples that stood in Jerusalem.
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the biblical personage Moses
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about the community and the individual in the community
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the prayer service and ceremony surrounding communal reading from the Torah scroll
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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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festival of booths ("tabernacles"), one of the three chagim.
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liturgical wording and syntax
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ONLY IN JEST. Purim Torah is a term used to describe humorous and satirical writings customarily read on the Jewish holiday of Purim.
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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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Ritual hand washing. Required before or after certain actions, e.g before eating bread, after waking up, etc.
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Aramaic prayer for the sanctification of God's name; often recited by mourners
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Questions about meat and its derivatives. But for questions about combining milk and meat, use the basar-bechalav tag instead.