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Sep
15
comment Shiv'im Umatayim - mi yodeya?
msh210 - if you have a better answer please post.
Sep
13
comment Eating before Davening with a Minyan, or Davening at home and not eating till later?
I do not recall seeing this question here.
Sep
12
comment Eating before davening Shacharis
He is saying that even for a Seudas Mitzva it is not allowed.
Sep
12
comment Gematrias or Roshei Taivos for the year 5772
No. I am looking for either Gematrias of phrase or Pesukim or Roshei Taivos or Sofei Taivos. Not picking out letters unless they are evenly spaced.
Sep
11
comment Gematrias or Roshei Taivos for the year 5772
Either phrases or Roshei Teivos.
Sep
11
comment Do surgically removed body parts require Kevurah?
source???????????????????
Sep
8
comment Is a Jew allowed to participate on Christianity.SE?
How are you promoting their religion with an answer that puts it in a bad light?
Sep
8
comment Stipulations based on “correct” halacha vs. “לא בשמים היא”
Alex: You can edit my answer to clarify.
Sep
8
comment Why do people frequently change tunes toward the end of Lecha Dodi?
What hapens when the Chazan goes from bad to worse?
Sep
6
comment Mappik in Kaddish
שְׁמֵהּ means his name. מַלְכוּתֵהּ means his kingdom.
Sep
2
comment How long can you say Asher Yotzar if you forgot?
Do you have a source for this?
Sep
1
comment What Issues Exist with the Tablet K Hecksher?
Are you sure it was the same one? And if it is then most likely his son took over.
Sep
1
comment What Issues Exist with the Tablet K Hecksher?
To find out the standards of the tablet-K they can be contacted at: The "Tablet-K," Religious and Kitchen Supervision, 8 Copper Beach Lane, Lawrence, NY 11559-2606. (516) 569-9081; Fax: (516) 569-9083. Rabbi Rafael Saffra. Email: tablet@earthlink.net
Sep
1
comment What is the source of the Magen Dovid (Star of David)?
he.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D7%9E%D7%92%D7%9F_%D7%93%D7%95%D7%93
Aug
30
comment When saying the Mi SheBerach prayer for a sick amputee, do you say “for his 248 limbs”?
see also Ben Ish Chai hebrewbooks.org/pdfpager.aspx?req=21525&pgnum=124
Aug
29
comment How to say go-al Yisroel before Shacharis Amida
Avi - I do not know where it is in the Gemara - you can gladly add it in.
Aug
29
comment What are some good resources for finding the meaning of unfamiliar Hebrew and Aramaic words in Acharonim?
How about a few examples?
Aug
28
comment Why do we call it “candle-lighting” time?
my! that is a mouthfull
Aug
26
comment Why do we call it “candle-lighting” time?
Well what else would you call candle lighting?
Aug
25
comment Who instituted the Musaf prayer?
Both views can be true. The Avos instituted them to correspond with the daily Tmidin.