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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 kosher certification of commercial food products.
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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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about the community and the individual in the community
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Questions about the creation of the world.
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a Biblical holiday celebrated on the first and second days of the month Tishrei. Also known as the Day of Judgement.
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reasons (as best as we can understand them) for the Mitzvot/Commandments
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the temporary house in which we live on the holiday of Sukos (Tabernacles) each year
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Questions about halachic deciders and their rulings.
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Questions relating to how a Jewish life should be led.
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Questions about the Hebrew letters, or aleph-bet.
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Questions related to getting a job, working, and the workplace.
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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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liturgical wording and syntax
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Questions about circumcision (brit-milah in Hebrew)
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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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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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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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the mitzva (command) to count the forty-nine days from Pesach (Passover) to Shavuos (Pentecost)
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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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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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written the Five Books of Moses. Portions from it are read aloud in synagogue at least 4 times a week.
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threatened; most (though not all), Jewish laws are suspended in order to save a life.
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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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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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the book that contains discourses throughout hundreds of years.
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Court of Jewish Law. Nowadays, they mostly adjudicate civil disputes, and are composed of 3 judges. Their decisions are halachically binding, and in most cases, legally as well.