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Doubling up on a Siyum

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What happened to the end of the Aleph-Beis in Kol Mekadesh?

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Why is it necessary to ask a Rabbi?

1 answer  ·  posted over 1 year ago by System‭  ·  last activity over 1 year ago by System‭

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How obligatory is Eicha on Tish'ah b'Av?

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Who was Yitzchaki?

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Why is Shlissel Challah permissible?

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Why aren't weddings on specific days?

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Read the wrong haftara. Now what?

1 answer  ·  posted 11mo ago by msh210‭  ·  last activity 10mo ago by ploni‭

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Why didn't Yitzchak help his father?

1 answer  ·  posted over 1 year ago by Dani‭  ·  last activity over 1 year ago by Harel13‭

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Where did Bnei Yisroel get slaves in the desert?

1 answer  ·  posted over 1 year ago by Silver‭  ·  last activity over 1 year ago by manassehkatz‭

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Do Felt Garments Require Tzitzit?

1 answer  ·  posted over 1 year ago by רבות מחשבות‭  ·  last activity over 1 year ago by Isaac Moses‭

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Examples of derivations

1 answer  ·  posted over 1 year ago by Dani‭  ·  last activity 1y ago by Lo Ani‭

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For taking challah, (how) do you account for the flour in sourdough starter?

1 answer  ·  posted over 1 year ago by Monica Cellio‭  ·  last activity over 1 year ago by msh210‭

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Why is "chinam" translated as "baseless"?

2 answers  ·  posted 1y ago by DonielF‭  ·  last activity 1y ago by Dev-iL‭

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Can a Rabbi lose his ordination?

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May one name a secular object using a Divine Name?

1 answer  ·  posted 1y ago by DonielF‭  ·  last activity 1y ago by Alaychem‭

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Are flowers muktzah on Shabbat?

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Can a woman blow the shofar during Elul for herself? Can anyone?

3 answers  ·  posted over 1 year ago by Monica Cellio‭  ·  last activity 1y ago by manassehkatz‭

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What's wrong with salmon skin?

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Do the requirements to honor a Kohen require one to honor a female Kohen?

1 answer  ·  posted over 1 year ago by DonielF‭  ·  last activity over 1 year ago by JoelK‭

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