Tzitzit

Question: I have a large/wide Arba Kanfot. Is it permissible to fold over and sew the sides over to become smaller/narrower? If so, can a non-Jew do the sewing? Thank… Read more »

27/10/2017

Tzitzit width?

Question: In a previous question the Rav dealt with the length of the beged for a tallis katan…what is the proper width of the beged? Answer: The proper width should… Read more »

27/01/2017

Children’s Tzitzis

Question: Do children’s tzitzis need to be put in genizah when no longer being used? Does this also apply to individual strings of the (child’s) tzitzis that rip and are… Read more »

20/11/2016

tzitzis

Question: If one tzitzis strings hang straight down instead of being on the corner, does one still comply with the mitzvah? If one’s tallis katan is folded, is it considered… Read more »

12/09/2016

Undershirt with Tzitzis on Shabbos

Shalom. There is a type of undershirt available on the market made of partially synthetic material with Tzitzit attached (http://www.mishkan-hatchelet.co.il/חולצתגופיית-ספורט/1187-חולצת-ספורט-מידה-s.html). This undershirt has snap-ons to connect. Is it permissible to… Read more »

25/02/2015

Time for Tallis

Shalom, When is the earliest time that bracha over tzitzit is valid bedieved? Is there a period of sefek before that time? Thank you. Answer: In this matter there is… Read more »

10/02/2015

Tallis for Mussaf

Shalom, Need a tallis be worn for mussaf (for example if a person took it off after shacharis knowing that they’d only be able to daven mussaf later on)? If… Read more »

10/02/2015

Washing Tallis

Can a Tallis Gadol be washed in a washing machine? Can it be ironed afterwards? Answer: It can be, but many prefer to use dry cleaning because of the concern… Read more »

02/10/2014