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The eleventh tractate in the Order of Taharot, deals with Rabbinic impurity related to the hands

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Why doesn't “first waters” in hand washing make the hand tamei?

In Mishnah Yadayim 2:3, we learn that the "first waters" (the first of two splashes of water) poured on the hands while doing ritual hand-washing is tamei (if less than a certain amount), while the ...