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comment Eating after shir hamalos
Totally not an answer, but I've always assumed you can because it's purely an "introductory psalm" not actually the beginning of benchting. To support that, it even comes before zimun, the call to benching.
May
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awarded  Notable Question
May
11
revised is there a prayer for a beloved family pet who is dying?
De personalize
May
11
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May
7
comment Is it possible to become a tzaddik?
@user5224 I would assume that most other people refer to Tzadik in the classical sense of "more merits than sins", However, the Tanya has a much stronger classification of a Tzadik....Most people are Beinonim--and if you do any since once, until you do tshuva, you are classified as a rasha.
May
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May
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accepted Rabbi Akiva and Ketarim
May
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asked Rabbi Akiva and Ketarim
Apr
24
comment Why should Bochurim learn Gemara in Aramaic?
He said pushed not punished :)
Apr
12
comment Timing of Maariv / Havdalah at the end of Shabbos
I've heard that even if for example someone waits 72 minutes, he may daven maariv with his shul and then just wait to do melacha a bit later. On the other hand, my shul is very makpid to not start maariv earlier than 50 minutes after sunset so that it is over 60 minutes after sunset, even though many shuls daven earlier. I think part of your problem is how exactly you define "dusk"....
Apr
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accepted Meals on Yom Tov and Shabbos
Apr
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comment Meals on Yom Tov and Shabbos
Do you know if this applies equally to yom tov? And how lechatchila or bedieved is the making up meals during the day?
Apr
8
comment Is it acceptable to put “God is Life” on a T-Shirt?
Rabbi Haskel Lookstein makes a big point of writing God and not V-Day because (I think) it's not really a name if God.
Apr
8
comment Why choose the words Urchatz and Rachtza for the Sedder simanim?
@msh210 no problem. I realized afterwards that the question was asking about urchatz vs another washing word, whereas the source was discussing why there is a connecting vav in urchatz but no other steps. But I think the source still stands as it discusses why the word Urchatz is used.
Apr
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asked Meals on Yom Tov and Shabbos
Apr
6
revised Why choose the words Urchatz and Rachtza for the Sedder simanim?
Added a source.
Apr
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Mar
15
comment In adultery, why is a wife is guilty, and a husband not?
What's your reasoning for "clearly...." I'm a bit unclear what you're saying/why.
Mar
4
comment Is fasting like getting drunk?
Because fasting is like the opposite of excessive drinking. So like one makes up for the other by yom kippur maybe it's similar here
Feb
25
comment Is using Siri a problem of Kol Isha?
@Cnsersmoit my mistake. So then my response is- I think you can here even a real women simply speak.