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

hagofen

Question: Reuven makes Kiddush on wine Friday night. When Reuven says the bracha of hagofen, he has in mind additional wine that he will drink during the seuda. Later, Shimon… Read more »

26/09/2016

hefsek

Question: One washes for bread at work and says al netilas yadayim. While walking to his desk etc., one is asked a question or approached by a supervisor, coworker, asked… Read more »

26/09/2016

shabbos

Question: If one eats a banana on Shabbos and the peel remains in his hand, with no edible remnants, is it muktzah? What about a candy wrapper, once the candy… Read more »

26/09/2016

Reuse of glass jars

Question: Is it permissible to re-use glass food jars for storing dry food such as nuts or grains or leftovers from meals without having first been immersed in a mikvah?… Read more »

22/09/2016

Grama Benizakin

Question: What is the biblical source that grama in damages is patur? Thank you Answer: See Yad Rama Bava Basra 26, Birkas Shmue Bava Kama 13,14 &20 Also Kuntrasey Shiurim… Read more »

22/09/2016

Muktzeh

Question: If a hat is hanging on a tree on Shabbos, and subsequently falls off by itself or is removed by a goy, may one wear this hat on Shabbos?… Read more »

20/09/2016