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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 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
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Oct
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revised Preferable time to light Chanukah Menorah
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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
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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)
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Oct
24
revised Small Kaf in ולבכתה (when Avraham mourns Sara)
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Oct
24
reviewed Reviewed What do you do with a ketubah document following a divorce?
Oct
24
revised What do you do with a ketubah document following a divorce?
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Oct
24
comment Bracha for the transit of Venus?
@SethJ 1) Obviously the halachik answer is yes, and I think my speculative definition above does not deny that. 2) I would think so. Why is it different than sunglasses?
Oct
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