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Aug
26
comment Jewish dervishes and “Darkeihem”
I also read this article, which prompted the same question, see kavvanah.wordpress.com/2013/08/24/jewish-sufi-dervishes-1922
Aug
24
answered Seeking living holy clairvoyant
Jul
30
answered Why does Onkelos translate “לֹֽא יוּכַל” as “לָא יִכּוֹל” rather than “לֵית לֵיהּ רְשׁוּ”
Jul
29
asked What is the affiliation of the Jewish Bible Quarterly and what is its reputation in the Jewish world?
Jul
23
comment Safek Deorayta and the Meiri
I don't know about Meiri but I do know that the Maharit Algazi, Chavos Daas, and Lev Aryeh write that even according to the Rambam that ספק דאורייתא לקולא מן התורה thats only by an issur not a mitzvah in which case one must be מחמיר מן התורה.
Jun
30
comment Why does the RaMBa"M allow one to derive benefit from cooked mixtures of milk and meat of improperly slaughtered animals?
see judaism.stackexchange.com/questions/10023/…
Jun
23
answered Who was Cain's wife?
Jun
23
answered What was the name of the wife of Elozor HaCohen?
Jun
23
answered “Boel Aramis”: analogue for a woman?
Jun
4
comment Are there two things from which kares can cut one off?
See also Rashi to Shabbos 25b who writes כרת - עדיפא דאית בה תרי חומרי ימיו נכרתין והולך ערירי
Jun
4
answered Were any books written on the beur haGra?
Apr
14
comment Baby boy's MOTHER as the sandek(et)
It's not nice to make fun of Rav Menashe HaQoton even if he did argue with Rav Moshe.
Mar
26
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Mar
12
revised What can I feed a vegetarian at my Pesach seder?
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Mar
12
comment What can I feed a vegetarian at my Pesach seder?
Woops. Seth J is right - peas are kitniyot!
Mar
11
answered What can I feed a vegetarian at my Pesach seder?
Feb
20
answered How to explain Kashruth simply?
Feb
15
comment Where Rashi uses a Russian word in Nach?
Could you please send me a scan of Silbermann's discussion about this? Goolge Books only has a snippet view of it, see books.google.co.il/… Thanks!!
Feb
15
comment Best Site for Reading/Listening to Great Divrei Torah
I also read Havolim. Good stuff...
Feb
7
answered Yichud with someone who can't have an erection