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10 votes
2 answers
15k views

Who certified this yogurt as kosher?

28 votes
3 answers
14k views

Why is it permissible to flush a toilet on Shabbat?

9 votes
1 answer
6k views

Can one extinguish Shabbat candles after dark if you a worried about an animal knocking it over and causing a fire?

6 votes
3 answers
5k views

Is one allowed to smoke on minor fast days?

5 votes
1 answer
4k views

What should one do if the shamash burns away before the other candles?

8 votes
2 answers
4k views

What is it about egg matzos that makes them forbidden to Ashkenazim?

2 votes
2 answers
4k views

What blessing is made on a taco, burrito, or plain flour tortilla?

2 votes
1 answer
2k views

How is the liturgy affected by Passover falling on a Friday night?

12 votes
6 answers
2k views

Have any of you ever heard anyone pronouncing ayin as "ng"?

5 votes
1 answer
2k views

Is a Jew allowed to visit a Christian cemetery?

0 votes
1 answer
2k views

Can one say Kaddish for a deceased family member even if their parents are still alive? [duplicate]

1 vote
1 answer
1k views

Is it ever correct to make the bracha of "mezonos" during Passover? [duplicate]

8 votes
2 answers
1k views

Why do people stand for Psalm 100?

4 votes
2 answers
1k views

Can one carry a child outside an eruv on Shabbat?

13 votes
5 answers
959 views

How did my rabbi kasher his iPhone? [closed]

11 votes
1 answer
896 views

Is it permissible for a man to be seen without a shirt?

9 votes
3 answers
876 views

What texts are studied in a traditional yeshiva?

4 votes
1 answer
803 views

Is a miniature Torah scroll considered a real Sefer Torah

5 votes
1 answer
782 views

May one wrap tefillin shel yad over one's wedding ring? [duplicate]

3 votes
3 answers
588 views

Is this "Crown PL" a kosher symbol?

5 votes
1 answer
583 views

Why don't we blow the shofar on Rosh Hodesh?

3 votes
1 answer
570 views

Why don't we say amen after a Heicha Kedusha?

8 votes
2 answers
550 views

Why don't we say Hallel on Rosh Hashanah?

4 votes
1 answer
547 views

What bracha should one make on a chicken pot pie?

6 votes
1 answer
532 views

"Qof, Qof" What does this mean?

3 votes
1 answer
530 views

What rabbi recommended that American Jews skip Tachanun on Thanksgiving?

0 votes
1 answer
516 views

Can one say the "lights of fire" bracha before they light the Havdalah candle?

2 votes
1 answer
461 views

What is rationale behind banging on table during bentching?

2 votes
2 answers
318 views

Why say V'Hu Rachum at Ma'ariv only when saying Barchu?

5 votes
1 answer
315 views

Why are observant Jews so reluctant to admit that Chazal could ever make mistakes? [closed]