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Are women obligated to recite hallel on certain holidays

Beur Halachah 422:2: ומבואר עוד בש"ס סוכה ל"ח ובפוסקים דנשים פטורות מהלל ומשום דהיא מצוה שהזמן גרמא [חוץ מהלל דלילי פסחים דחייבות משום שאף הן היו באתו הנס כ"כ תוס' שם] It is clear from ...
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Is reciting Tamid daily obligatory

Are women obligated in Parshas Hatamid? Magen Avraham (47:14) quotes the ruling of the Agur that women are obligated in the daily recital of the sacrifices - cited specifically in reference to the ...
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Are women obligated to recite hallel on certain holidays

Chanukah is a point of contention. A few Acharonim dispute the general consensus that they don't say Hallel as they were also included in the miracle. (See similarly about Pesach, Pesachim 38a, ...
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How many time-bound positive mitzvot are women obligated in?

The Rambam (Hil. Avodah Zarah 12:3) gives the following list: וכל מצות עשה שהיא מזמן לזמן ואינה תדירה נשים פטורות חוץ מקידוש היום ואכילת מצה בלילי הפסח ואכילת הפסח ושחיטתו והקהל ושמחה שהנשים חייבות ...
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How could anyone think Rashi's daughters wore Tefillin?

There is no evidence that Rashi's daughter wore Tefillin but Rashi frequently explains the Gemora according to the hava amina and not according to halacha l'maaseh so this Rashi in itself doesn't ...
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Tzitzit and women

The halakhah accords with R. Shim'on. See Menahoth 43a: ת"ר הכל חייבין בציצית כהנים לוים וישראלים גרים נשים ועבדים ר"ש פוטר בנשים מפני שמצות עשה שהזמן גרמא הוא וכל מצות עשה שהזמן גרמא נשים ...
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