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Questions about kosher certification of commercial food products.
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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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Shisha Sidre Mishna - Shas
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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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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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the temporary house in which we live on the holiday of Sukos (Tabernacles) each year
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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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Questions about the Hebrew letters, or aleph-bet.
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reasons (as best as we can understand them) for the Mitzvot/Commandments
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Questions relating to how a Jewish life should be led.
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liturgical wording and syntax
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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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Questions about meat and its derivatives. But for questions about combining milk and meat, use the basar-bechalav tag instead.
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Questions about circumcision (brit-milah in Hebrew)
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Questions related to getting a job, working, and the workplace.
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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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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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The different traditions passed down through the generations.
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Questions about the Chumash (the Five Books of Moses).
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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 mitzva (command) to count the forty-nine days from Pesach (Passover) to Shavuos (Pentecost)
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quorum of 10 free adult Jewish males necessary for certain communal functions often related to prayers.
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the book that contains discourses throughout hundreds of years.
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