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Do rice noodles have the same bracha as rice?
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White rice when cooked is mezonot (not haadama because white rice when crushed and cooked lost the original form already), rice noodles should be no different since rice is the main intention /the ...

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Is Christianity Avodah Zara?
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As a graduate of a catholic school I would like to elaborate on some fundamentals. Setting aside obvious acts of avodah zara such as worshiping statues, here are some christian concepts that blatantly ...

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Writing the name chaya
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Old thread, but I add that I have heard (forgive me for not remembering wherefrom) that when you are writing a personal name or a word that is not supposed to be a reference to Hashem's name, it is ...

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Is it a discouraged or an unacceptable practice for a Gentile to keep the Sabbath?
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Gerim are permitted to keep shabbes fully in terms of the Jewish way of counting days, i.e. from shkiah to shkiah, without violating the prohibition in Talmud Sanhedrin 58B. I have a ger friend who ...

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Looking for a good English-to-Hebrew translation software
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No such amazing software, but you may wish to try http://context.reverso.net/translation/ It is nice for translating short phrases.

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