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 »


Kissing Grandmother

IS IT PERMITTED TO KISS MY GRANDMOTHER? Answer: Yes, it is absolutely permitted according to halachah. A grandmother has the same status as a father and mother, with whom there… Read more »


Guns as Begged Ish

Are toy guns beged ish? Answer: No, they are toys. Moreover, even real guns are not “begged ish.” Although in the past weapons such as a sword might have been… Read more »


Modesty in Gleaning

Is there any information in the laws of tznius about modesty in giving tzedakah. Particularly as relates to the owners of fields and gleaners? Answer: Not to my knowledge. The… Read more »


Selling Immodest Clothing

I just read a shiur about not selling immodest clothing in Israel because the other sellers are fellow Jews. Aren’t there Arabs/ Christians that sell immodest clothing that will make… Read more »


Going to Mixed Gym

Can a women attend a mixed gym and wear non-fitted pants while working out there? Answer: In principle this is permitted, in particular for an area where men in the… Read more »


Mixed Swimming for Child

Hi, Can my 4 year old go swimming and take swimming lessons with ladies? Thanks. Answer: Although some are stringent in this matter, a four-year-old will not strictly speaking come… Read more »