Talking to women

Question: How should one deal with the fact that the shulhan aruch says you can’t say hello to a woman and the fact that if you do so in today’s… Read more »

09/10/2016

Gender Issue

Question: It Is common in (Western) society for men to shake hands with other men in social and business contexts and it is known that there is a prohibition for… Read more »

29/09/2016

Tzniut for Men

Question: I read your response about pants not being Tzinut for women. Shouldn’t pants be immodest for men as well, since very often, especially when sitting, the male organs protrude… Read more »

04/09/2016

Shower with spouse

Question: My wife enjoys taking a bath/jacuzzi/shower with me. Is there anything wrong with doing so? Answer: Not done by the bnei torah! Sources:  

08/08/2016

Negiah

Question: Is it mutar for a male to hug his female cousin where it is clear he is only doing so in order not to make her feel bad (i.e…. Read more »

03/08/2016

Kissing Oso Makom 2

Question: In your teshuva titled: “Kissing Oso Makom”, you mentioned: “Oso makon” includes the entire area, and not to any specific part; I have not seen any poskim making a… Read more »

01/08/2016

Tznius

Question: Is there an issur for a woman not to be fully clothed in front of a non-jewish man? (I’m asking strict halacha, not hashkafically) I saw the rivevos efraim… Read more »

05/07/2016

Mixed swimming

Question: is it permissible for a 6-7 year boy to swim with 6-7 year old girls? Answer: Since 6-7 is already the age of chinuch (education) one should try to… Read more »

29/06/2016

Coed Therapy

Im a play therapist. I am co-facilitating an expressive group with another therapist for other professionals. due to a misunderstanding, there are also males in this group. is this a… Read more »

09/03/2016

Sleeping Naked

Is it a lack of Tznuis to sleep naked? Answer: No, as long as one gets undressed, and remains, covered under blankets. Although now uncommon, this was a common practice… Read more »

23/02/2016

Laser Hair Removal

What’s the halachit views of laser hair removal on a woman’s bidy? Answer: Body hair removal is permissible for a woman, including laser removal.

23/11/2015

Gilui Arayos

I’m very confused and would like to know if you can clarify. I understand that eishas ish is the gravest form of gilui arayos. I’m not though exactly clear what… Read more »

09/07/2015