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Tractate dealing with prohibition of exchanging Sacrifices

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Temurah and Mitzvah HaBah B'Averirah

Masechet Temurah discusses what happens if one makes a temurah -- attempting to designate a replacement for a dedicated offering. Though this is not allowed, the kedushah of the original does (in many ...
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Why is a difference between קדשי מזבח and קדשי בדק הבית listed among their similarities?

The Mishna, at the start of chapter 7 of T'mura, in my own, loose translation: Things that are sanctified [i.e., pledged, donated] for the altar have [rules] that do not apply to things that are ...
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Why are public sacrifices always male but personal ones are not? [duplicate]

In T'murah 2:1, the Mishna says: קרבנות היחיד נוהגין בזכרים ובנקבות, וקרבנות הציבור אינן נוהגין אלא בזכרים. Personal sacrifices can be male or female, but public sacrifices are always male. (my ...
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Why is there a difference between someone inheriting an animal and a Kohen receiving it from a Yisrael for the purposes of T'murah?

In T'murah 1:1, the Mishna starts off by saying: הכל ממירים, אחד אנשים ואחד נשים. The laws of T'murah apply to everyone, men and women. (my own loose translation) The G'mara (2a-b) explains that ...
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Dog that was exchanged for a lamb [duplicate]

לֹֽא־תָבִיא֩ אֶתְנַ֨ן זוֹנָ֜ה וּמְחִ֣יר כֶּ֗לֶב בֵּ֛ית ה אֱלֹ-הֶ֖-יךָ (Devarim 23:19) Why a dog that was exchanged for a lamb is not allowed to be brought as an offering? Why are dogs singled out ...
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Rashi quoting Yerushalmi on Kodshim

I haven't learned Seder Kodshim before, and I understand there's no Talmud Yerushalmi on Seder Kodshim, but I saw in a bunch of places in maseches Temurah where Rashi quotes "loshon Yerushalmi" (...
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What does it mean "studying Torah as Moses did"?

Temura 15b: כל אשכולות שעמדו להן לישראל מימות משה עד שמת יוסף בן יועזר היו למדין תורה כמשה רבינו מכאן ואילך לא היו למדין תורה כמשה רבינו (Sefaria doesn't have a translation) The discussion in the ...
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3000 forgotten Halachot - out of how many?

The Mishnah we have counts around 4200. THe Gemmorah in Temura 16a says: שלשת אלפים הלכות נשתכחו בימי אבלו של משה three thousand halachot were forgotten during the period of mourning for Moses The ...
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