Regarding texts one is permitted to learn on Tisha B'av like Eicha and Iyov, is one allowed to learn the various meforshim as well or only the texts themselves?

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Shulchan Aruch 554:2

ומותר ללמוד מדרש איכה ופרק אלו מגלחין וכן ללמוד פירוש איכה ופירוש איוב:

  • Nice, thanks a lot
    – Izzy
    Commented Jul 18, 2021 at 3:21
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    It would be helpful to provide an English translation...and presumably mutar as well ;) Commented Jul 18, 2021 at 10:21

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