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bio website MezuzahStore.com
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seen Aug 12 '13 at 6:37

I am a Sofer Stam and licensed tour guide in Israel. I am co-owner of a website shipping Mezuzahs all over the world called MezuzahStore.com. I also run a website for selling Torah Scrolls called TorahScrolls.net and a Shofar site called TheGreatShofar.com.


Aug
12
comment What is the Definition of Red in regards to Women's Clothing?
You state that this is a 'well known prohibition'. Do you have a source for this?
Jun
6
awarded  Nice Answer
May
12
awarded  Yearling
Apr
29
awarded  Nice Question
Jun
17
answered Where can I buy kosher Tefillin scrolls?
Jun
12
awarded  Revival
Jun
12
answered Do Jews need to care about non-jewish homosexuality?
Jun
6
awarded  Good Answer
May
12
awarded  Yearling
May
4
awarded  Necromancer
May
1
awarded  Enlightened
May
1
awarded  Nice Answer
Dec
25
awarded  Revival
Dec
14
awarded  Nice Answer
Nov
30
answered Why is “Shalom Aleichem” always plural?
Nov
30
comment Why is “Shalom Aleichem” always plural?
I don't buy your explanation that it stems from the Shalom Aleichem prayer. The plural greeting is common all throughout the Middle East. Arabs say "As-Salamu Alaykum". Your second explanation seems to be correct though.
Nov
27
comment Baal haTanya's donning shel yad seated
When I was in Lubavitch Yeshivah, I remember the Mashpia saying that the best thing to do was to put it on sitting and then stand for the bracha thus fulfilling the Zohar and the Ashkenazic custom of saying Berachas of Mitzvahs while standing.
Nov
1
answered What else could have come out of Yiftach's house?
Oct
31
comment What to do when which side of the door to put the Mezuza on is unclear?
I just wrote a more user friendly version of this answer on my blog here: mezuzahstore.com/blogs/mezuzah-blog/…
Oct
17
comment Bal Toisif on the Four Minim
I would like to point out that ancient coins from the second temple period show an Etrog and a Lulav with two aravot sticking out and dozens of hadassim all around with a band around the middle to hold them all together. See here for example failedmessiah.typepad.com/.a/…