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Jan
25
comment Books on Politics
@Bochur613 The first Wikipedia link is meant to point to this deprecated page, which itself quotes the Abarbanel but gives no citation. Since there are so many books on the topic, maybe you would like to narrow down your specifications to get more satisfying answers.
Jan
24
comment Books on Politics
Called. . . called?!
Jan
24
revised Does a seller acquire each coin one at a time, or all at once?
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Jan
23
comment Ancient Triennial Cycle Today
Hello mevaqesh and welcome to mi.yodeya! Thanks for contributing your answer. I hope you find other places around the site where you can bring to bear some firsthand Rav Greenblatt insights.
Jan
22
revised What is the source of Shomer Negiah?
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Jan
20
comment What's the maximum allowed profit that I can make?
Interesting. Links would be awesome.
Jan
20
revised Who is Moshiach Ben Joseph and what does/did he do?
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Jan
20
revised Can a judge take an equal bribe from both sides?
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Jan
20
revised Does determining the proper action in scenario X count towards Talmud Torah?
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Jan
20
comment Can one make ice on Shabbos?
Very clear summary of the issues here: vbm-torah.org/archive/hilshabbat/13hilshabbat.htm
Jan
20
revised Can one make ice on Shabbos?
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Jan
20
revised Can one make ice on Shabbos?
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Jan
20
revised Could the destroyer in Egypt discriminate?
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Jan
19
comment Applications of word tzipor
According to Rav Hirsch, by way of @Isaac Moses, it refers to feathery things.
Jan
19
comment When Moshiach comes how will people know about God?
@Daniel The pasuk explicitly precords contact with Jews.
Jan
19
comment Why didn't Yaakov see Rachel the night they were married?
@DoubleAA Well, if there's one masechta with which that assumption would be consonant it's Kidushin.
Jan
19
revised Why didn't Yaakov see Rachel the night they were married?
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Jan
19
comment Why didn't Yaakov see Rachel the night they were married?
Are you assuming that the g'mara's directive there is a mitzva mid'Oraisa?
Jan
19
comment What is Kabbalos Pnei Rabo?
How do you know it doesn't just preclude them from the definition because they don't have a rav?
Jan
19
revised When Moshiach comes how will people know about God?
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