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Sepharadi Jew in Chicago.

Feb
18
revised Wearing Tefillin on Sukkot?
Link Shulchan Aruch
Dec
25
comment Commiting to a group's educational system
This question appears to be off-topic because it is about government policy, rather than about halachah or Jewish values.
Dec
22
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Why name but five creations?
Dec
10
answered Why didn't Yaakov and Yosef spend much time together?
Nov
14
comment Is it still adultery if the other spouse consents?
@Fred: please post your commment as an answer.
Nov
7
answered Must I ceremonially dispatch a non-kosher animal meant for Gentile consumption?
Nov
3
revised Is it asur to listen to a parrot which is a perfect mimic of a woman singing?
fixed grammar.
Oct
29
revised Bracha on breastmilk?
mention yoreh deah, where I know that's the source. i don't know about the other one.
Oct
24
revised Why is God's name spelled differently in Sefardi siddurs?
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Oct
24
comment Why is God's name spelled differently in Sefardi siddurs?
@ray: I think so, but that's only required if you know enough to do so. Otherwise you should focus your kavannah on the plain meaning of the words.
Oct
24
answered Does a Snuggie need tzitzis?
Oct
24
answered Why is God's name spelled differently in Sefardi siddurs?
Oct
24
comment What do you do with a ketubah document following a divorce?
@ShmuelBrin: the husband. See the other answer. The rules he cites for handling the ketubah are actually true for any contract that obligates one person to pay another.
Oct
24
revised Minimum Number of Days before Hefsek Tahara: Sephardi vs. Ashkenazi
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Oct
16
comment When will the period of Acharonim end?
@shimon I've been wondering whether Rav Ovadia wasn't the last of the acharonim. Only time will tell.
Oct
15
revised Must a Divorced Man Wear a Tallis While Davening?
I really dislike Double AA's emendations, so I've rewritten the question myself.
Oct
13
answered Punishment for sins one cannot now be expected to avoid
Oct
6
revised Virginal Defloration and Nidah
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Oct
4
revised Virginal Defloration and Nidah
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Oct
4
answered Virginal Defloration and Nidah