Question: My shloshim ends during the Omer, can I shave and/or get a haircut at the end of my shloshim Answer: Hamkom yinachem eschem b’toch shar aveilei tazion v’yerushalayim. If… Read more »
Category: Counting the Omer
Question: My facial hair is beginning to become a nuisance, in particular my mustache, which is now extending down my upper lip into my mouth. If it becomes a source… Read more »
Question: Does Lag B’omer allow someone in shloshim to shave? ie break the shloshim? Answer: Lag Baomer is the culmination or breaking of the aveilus for the talmidim of R’… Read more »
Question: I just learned that according to the Chazon Ish, as brought in Orchos Rabeinu, vol. 2, p. 94, one who said Today is the first day etc. is NOT… Read more »
Question: Your interesting answer to listening to Classical Music During Sefiras Ha’Omer is at http://dinonline.org/2014/05/07/classical-music-during-sefiras-haomer/. Your answer then goes on to say this: “Please see our article of last year,… Read more »
Can one listen to music on Chol ha-Moed Pesach? Answer: Yes, it is permitted to listed to music, and to play music on Chol ha-Moed (Pesach, and likewise Sukkot). Best wishes.