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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​כי הות אמינא מילתא הוה אקשי ליך עשרין וארבע קושייתא ונפריקנא להון עשרין וארבעה פרוקי וממילא רווחא שמעתא


Oct
24
comment Rashi on the Rif?
+1 though I don't really follow your second question. It would have been put there to help in understanding the words of the Rif. That's why Rashi is printed anywhere. In any event, welcome to Mi Yodeya!
Oct
24
revised What do you do with a ketubah document following a divorce?
dejargon
Oct
24
comment Has anyone seen or heard of a heter not to read shnayim mikrah ve'echad targum?
Are you looking for an opinion of a living Rabbi? A Rishon? A Tanna?
Oct
24
revised Has anyone seen or heard of a heter not to read shnayim mikrah ve'echad targum?
edited tags; made question not self-contradictory.
Oct
24
comment Small Kaf in ולבכתה (when Avraham mourns Sara)
@msh210 Technically, this answer preceded the addition of that phrase to the Q.
Oct
24
comment Chanukiyot inside or out?
@msh210 How 'bout this one? judaism.stackexchange.com/q/3956/759
Oct
24
comment Bracha for the transit of Venus?
@SethJ 'Twas a once in a lifetime experience :)
Oct
24
comment Is “Yarden” a Hebrew name that was used?
Frankly I still think this is of topic. There are lots of questions which are off topic which can have halachik nafka minah. That doesn't make them on topic.
Oct
24
comment Bracha for the transit of Venus?
@SethJ The last time I wore one was June 5, 2012.
Oct
24
comment Is “Yarden” a Hebrew name that was used?
Is Tarfon a Hebrew name? Avdimi? Papa? Tivyomi? Who cares if his name was Hebrew?
Oct
24
comment Marriv before/after lighting the Menorah
This is all true only according to those who, following Rabeinu Tam, light after nightfall.
Oct
24
revised Preferable time to light Chanukah Menorah
removed dupe of http://judaism.stackexchange.com/q/12441/759
Oct
24
revised Preferable time to light Chanukah Menorah
per edits to the question
Oct
24
revised Preferable time to light Chanukah Menorah
per edits to the question
Oct
24
comment Preferable time to light Chanukah Menorah
Where does the Aruch haShulchan say that? I just see him (672:4) quoting both opinions.
Oct
24
comment Preferable time to light Chanukah Menorah
+1 I've never heard a convincing argument against this analysis. צ"ע on everyone else.
Oct
24
comment Preferable time to light Chanukah Menorah
Where are any of those numbers of minutes coming from? They seem quite arbitrary.
Oct
24
revised Preferable time to light Chanukah Menorah
sources
Oct
24
comment Preferable time to light Chanukah Menorah
Is this timing applicable everywhere? Just in the LES?
Oct
24
revised Small Kaf in ולבכתה (when Avraham mourns Sara)
added 317 characters in body; edited tags; edited title