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B"H I am seeking the truth.


Oct
5
comment Why must a sukkah have three walls?
Thank you for the Gemara citation! In truth, I'm looking for the latter (the ta'am) although I assumed that the former would lead to the latter.
Oct
5
comment From whence are the laws of Sukkot derived?
I'm not certain if the laws of Sukkot were derived, bestowed orally or arrived at otherwise. I attempted to leave the question open-ended and think its wording suffices for now.
Oct
5
comment From whence are the laws of Sukkot derived?
Thanks for the reference, @DoubleAA. Similar to the laws of Shehhitah, which RaSh"I states can be used as proof for an Oral Tradition, I'm wondering if the same can be said of the laws of Sukkot. WaYiqra 23 only discusses sitting in "sukkot", but does not discuss what sukkot are.
Oct
5
asked Why must a sukkah have three walls?
Oct
5
comment From whence are the laws of Sukkot derived?
I found here that the laws of arba'at haminim are considered Halkhah Le'Moshe Mi'Sinai.
Oct
5
asked From whence are the laws of Sukkot derived?
Oct
5
revised Crocs on Yom Kippur?
fixed grammar
Oct
5
revised Crocs on Yom Kippur?
added context; capitalized Crocs; added tag; added hyperlink for those who don't know what Crocs are
Oct
5
suggested approved edit on Crocs on Yom Kippur?
Oct
5
suggested approved edit on Crocs on Yom Kippur?
Oct
5
comment Crocs on Yom Kippur?
Qitzur Shulhhan Arukh, Yalqut Yosef (Orahh Hayim 614:1,7) discusses the permissibility of rubber shoes (e.g. Crocs).
Oct
5
revised When can one “bring in” Yom Kippur?
added tag; added MyZmanim hyperlink; slight rewording
Oct
5
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Oct
5
answered When can one “bring in” Yom Kippur?
Oct
5
comment Arba'a Ve'esrim Ushlosh Meyot - mi yodeya?
-1 on your -1, because RaSh"I comments on the Helbenah, not to imply H"W that only the Helbenah was brought as Qetoret offering, but to interpret the inclusion of the Helbenah itself. Similarly, different combinations may have different meanings (although, again, I don't have a source for such a proposition). For example, perhaps knowing that Mor, Qetzi'ah and Qoshet (along with the four 70 maneh samanim) make up 324 maneh tells us what those Jews' missions are together/separately within Kelal Yisra'el.
Oct
2
revised Bitahon and Hishtadlut for livelihood
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Oct
2
suggested approved edit on Bitahon and Hishtadlut for livelihood
Oct
2
awarded  Research Assistant
Oct
2
revised ki-teitzei wiki description
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Oct
2
revised vayelech wiki description
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