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Aug
29
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Why is a woman allowed to get pregnant?
Aug
29
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Why is a woman allowed to get pregnant?
Aug
29
comment Must the Oleh for the Haftarah read the Haftarah himself?
In general, I have only ever seen the oleh say the berachot
Aug
27
comment Is there value in opting for Pas Yisroel Raisin Bran?
Must be a marketing term like glatt kosher pizza.
Aug
27
comment Who sells broken up sets of sefarim?
@YEZ, I moved it
Aug
27
answered Who sells broken up sets of sefarim?
Aug
27
comment פ in German Sta"M Script
Life's a bit hectic now, but bli neder
Aug
27
comment Who sells broken up sets of sefarim?
If you live in NYC, Beigeleisen (sp?) and the other store two doors down from them (forget the name) both sell used sefarim out-of-set
Aug
26
accepted What is the minimum income/savings for someone to give or receive ma'aser money?
Aug
26
comment What is the minimum income/savings for someone to give or receive ma'aser money?
@DoubleAA, nothing at all. Just a historical observation
Aug
25
comment What is the Minimum Width of Tefillin Straps?
Interesting, because wheat grains are smaller than barley. I would also point out that those who use the מה שעיניו רואות approach to shiurim would find equating a barleycorn with a centimeter absurd.
Aug
25
asked What is the minimum income/savings for someone to give or receive ma'aser money?
Aug
21
answered when is shushing in a shul permited, when forbiden and when obligated
Aug
19
comment Why does the use of horse manure as fertilizer not make produce non-kosher?
@DoubleAA I think he's applying "kol hayotze min hatameh..."
Aug
19
comment What is the procedure for a Shiduch inside the Satmar community?
There are no klalim? I think you defined the klalim pretty clearly. "In general xyz... but a lot depends on all the normal human factors"
Aug
18
comment Can tevilas keli be avoided by giving the item to another Jew and borrowing it back from him?
Why should it only help for one day? Is there a source that you can't borrow something from a non-Jew for a longer period?
Aug
18
comment Is there a halachic problem with the Columbia University seal on the floor of the library?
I'll ask him if I remember the next time I see him.
Aug
18
answered Is there a halachic problem with the Columbia University seal on the floor of the library?
Aug
18
comment Source of Dzikov customs
That URL currently 404s. See books.google.com/books/about/… for the book.
Aug
13
comment Sephardi (Spanish-Portuguese) siddur
In addition to Yishai's answer, you may want to try contacting the Spanish Portuguese synagogue in NYC or Mikve Israel in Philadelphia and ask which siddur most accurately records that Nusach so you have a title to look for.