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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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Questions about the Hebrew letters, or aleph-bet.
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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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Questions about halachic deciders and their rulings.
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Questions about kosher certification of commercial food products.
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a branch of Orthodox Judaism founded by Rabbi Yisrael Baal Shem Tov in the 18th century. His followers in turn branched out, leading to many different schools of Chassidus.
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Questions about meat and its derivatives. But for questions about combining milk and meat, use the basar-bechalav tag instead.
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Something made from one of the five grains, and which has been allowed to rise (leaven). Forbidden to eat or possess during Pesach (Passover).
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Questions about the origins of all things Jewish. Questions on the origins of Jewish customs, ideas, sayings, songs, foods, games, etc., are all fair game for this tag.
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worn over one's clothes during the morning prayers (Shacharit). The tallit has special fringes known as tzitzit attached to its four corners.
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Shisha Sidre Mishna - Shas
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Questions about the creation of the world.
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Questions relating to how a Jewish life should be led.
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Aramaic prayer for the sanctification of God's name; often recited by mourners
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Questions about the Chumash (the Five Books of Moses).
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The different traditions passed down through the generations.
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liturgical wording and syntax
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reasons (as best as we can understand them) for the Mitzvot/Commandments
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Questions about the the blessings of thanks recited after eating bread products. Hebrew: Bircat Hamazon. Also known as Grace After Meals.
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Sukkot begins on the 15th of Tishrei and lasts for 7 days, plus an additional day (two outside of Israel) of Shmini Atzeret/Simchat Torah. It is the festival of booths ("tabernacles"), one of the thre…
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Shema refers to a prayer, named Shema after its first word. It is traditionally said 3 times a day: in the morning and evening prayers, and before retiring at night. Shema may refer to the first verse…
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threatened; most (though not all), Jewish laws are suspended in order to save a life.
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the mitzva (command) to count the forty-nine days from Pesach (Passover) to Shavuos (Pentecost)
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written the Five Books of Moses. Portions from it are read aloud in synagogue at least 4 times a week.
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seeing, sight, vision, watching, blindness
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the book that contains discourses throughout hundreds of years.
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Questions about which action takes priority in a specific case, usually when only one thing can be done.
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9th of Av; anniversary of the destruction of both Temples in Jerusalem; a general day of mourning for historical Jewish tragedies.