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Sepharadi Jew in Chicago.

May
17
revised Why do the Sifrei Eme"s (i.e. Job, Proverbs, Psalms) have cantillation marks?
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May
17
comment Why do the Sifrei Eme"s (i.e. Job, Proverbs, Psalms) have cantillation marks?
אמ״ת = איוב משלי תהלים (i.e. Job, Proverbs, Psalms
May
17
answered Why do the Sifrei Eme"s (i.e. Job, Proverbs, Psalms) have cantillation marks?
May
16
comment Shulchan Aruch UTF-8
Basically, I'm interested in whatever the source text is for the smartphone applications.
May
16
comment Friday Night Prayer before Maariv - Kegavnah or Bameh Madlikin
The only problem saying Bameh Madlikin in a shul that says Kegavnah is that you have to go at breakneck speed to finish before Barechu.
May
16
asked Shulchan Aruch UTF-8
May
16
asked Mishnah Berurah PDF
May
12
answered Temimos Thiyenah
May
10
comment Shnayim Ushloshim - mi yodeya?
There must be a connection between 32 kings of Israel, and 32 kings that Yehoshua killed. (I don't know what that connection is.)
May
10
comment Shnayim Ushloshim - mi yodeya?
I originally saw the "no 26-word in Esther" in an article published in the Journal of the Association of Orthodox Jewish Scientists. They had been doing what Shalom describes: using a computer program to compute gematrias in Megillat Esther.
May
10
answered Cleaning Tzitzis
May
10
answered Ma'aseh Rav-the Rabbi did such and such
May
6
comment Secular Concerts in a Shul?
Why specifically the Seridei Eish?
May
3
comment Tish'a Ve'esrim - mi yodeya?
What about ט vs תּ?
May
3
comment Shemona Ve'esrim - mi yodeya?
@Shalom: Could you expalin the Kohelet/Kaddish connection?
May
3
answered Why is Lag Baomer celebrated the way it is (or at all)?
May
2
answered Shemona Ve'esrim - mi yodeya?
Apr
30
answered Shisha Ve'esrim - mi yodeya?
Apr
29
answered Benching on yom kipper
Apr
28
answered Shabbos Zmiros author