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Oct
7
comment Seeking old Jewish recipes
Hm you could go through the sugya in Eilu Ovrin and figure out if it's more or less than k'zayis bchdei achilas pras, then the machlokes rishonim what that ratio is ... no sorry I don't really have proportions.
Oct
7
revised Is watching via webcam valid for cholov yisroel?
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Oct
7
revised Is watching via webcam valid for cholov yisroel?
Heard the shiur, had the answer -- thanks Isaac
Oct
6
answered Riddle: Honor-Dishonor
Oct
6
answered Seeking old Jewish recipes
Oct
6
answered Jewish names that are not common
Oct
6
answered Eating fish and meat together
Oct
6
revised Zerizin Makdimin or Brov Am
clarified
Oct
6
answered Zerizin Makdimin or Brov Am
Oct
6
comment Not sitting in the Sukkah on Shemini Atzeres
Though I believe R' Tzadok is considered a Hassidic thinker.
Oct
6
comment Not sitting in the Sukkah on Shemini Atzeres
Note the second paragraph of my answer.
Oct
5
comment Riddle: Where does a Non Jew have more Halachic power than a Jew?
If a Jew did so for some reason (e.g. he had a blood-sugar emergency), we would trust him, just as an Ashkenazi can trust a Sefardi who trusts a non-Jew, or we can taste a fleishig-sliced onion for meatiness.
Oct
5
answered Not sitting in the Sukkah on Shemini Atzeres
Oct
5
accepted What food product was the Birkei Yosef discussing when he said Bishul Akum didn't apply?
Oct
5
comment What food product was the Birkei Yosef discussing when he said Bishul Akum didn't apply?
Alex, the chiddush is if the producer is non-local, we can call him like a "paltar" for bishul, not bread.
Oct
5
revised Hard Yeshivish phrases to translate
added shkoyach
Oct
5
answered Recording music from radio
Oct
5
answered Riddle: Which Yom Tov can come out on different Hebrew dates?
Oct
5
answered Riddle: Which Yom Tov can come out on different Hebrew dates?
Oct
5
comment Riddle: when would a couple be forced to break their engagement?
Thanks. (Though I suppose a collaborated effort to downvote me could take it away, but would hurt everyone else in the process. Tamos nafshi im plishtim?)