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Oct
28
comment Can a charity employ a collector on commission without informing donors?
I see now, thank you. The reasonable assumption is that the collector is working on commission. I've voted the answer up.
Oct
28
comment Can a charity employ a collector on commission without informing donors?
Yes a lovely story! Btw it doesn't answer the questions.
Oct
2
comment Waking up fleishig
What's the evidence for overnight being sufficient for nosein taam lifgam?
Sep
30
awarded  Explainer
Sep
29
comment What is the purpose of the mosquito?
That Hashem needed annoying insects despite the trouble they cause so we can learn and tolerate people who annoy us (whom Hashem also created).
Sep
21
comment Applying hand cream on Shabbos
Excellent. I have been taught that a "choleh shein bo sakanah" doesn't have to be "bedridden"; it's enough if he feels that he should take to his bed even though he is still up.
Sep
18
answered At what point do we reject a minhag?
Sep
18
answered Can I wear a tallit gadol without an atara
Sep
16
awarded  Revival
Sep
16
answered Issues of Tumah vis a vis non-Jewish human remains
Sep
16
awarded  Nice Question
Sep
15
asked What halachic issues are involved in turning off a mobile phone while praying the quiet Amidah?
Sep
14
awarded  Nice Question
Sep
14
reviewed Leave Open Why learn Gemara?
Sep
14
comment How practically did large farmers manage presenting their bikkurim?
No sources and yes I don't see it in the Rambam. Feel free to post your own answers.
Sep
14
awarded  Self-Learner
Sep
14
answered How practically did large farmers manage presenting their bikkurim?
Sep
14
comment Source for story of rabbi's claiming land said “you're both mine”
I see no reference in the way my computer displays Double AA's link. So I posted an answer below.
Sep
14
answered Source for story of rabbi's claiming land said “you're both mine”
Sep
12
asked How practically did large farmers manage presenting their bikkurim?