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Why does the Tefilin Shel Yad have a protective cover?
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From my research, it seems Jake is correct. I looked into this inyin a couple years ago when helping write a Bar Mitzvah pshetl on the subject of the Shel Yad being covered and the Shel Rosh being ...

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Typing on Chol Hamoed
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I heard a shiur given by Rav Moshe Heinemann of Baltimore (probably about 15 years ago) in which he mentioned that typing on Chol HaMoed is permitted. The reasoning he gave was that the act of typing ...

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