Music for Jogging

Can I listen to music during running on a treadmill in my earphones? Answer: Yes, but only if this is necessary or enhancing of the exercise. Best wishes. Sources: We… Read more »

20/04/2015

Debts and Maaser

Hi am i aloud to pay up old חובת from מעשר money Thank you Answer: Maaser money is intended for the poor. However, if you cannot afford to pay back… Read more »

20/04/2015

BB Gun for Teen

Is a fourteen year old permitted to have a bb gun and use it according to the Torah? The use of this gun is for target practice, and competitions with… Read more »

20/04/2015

Selling 750 linen

Hi rabbi my question is: I bought certain bed linens from a company who buys bed sheets from different manufacturers. One of the brands they sold me is labeled as… Read more »

30/03/2015

sale of chametz (part 2)

Maareh Mekomos: מראה מקומות גמרא נזיר יב א ותד”ה מ”ט מרכבת המשנה גירושין ו, יב אורח חיים תלו, א For download the file: right click on Download and choose “Save… Read more »

23/03/2015

Purim in Givat Masua

Dear Rav, what is the din regarding of date of Purim for the kium of mitzvos in the shchuna Givaat Masua in Yerushalaim? Thank you. Answer: Shushan Purim is practiced,… Read more »

03/03/2015

Company Air Miles

I own a business and have a silent partner. I own 51% of the business and my partner owns 49%. When I purchase material for the business I typically use… Read more »

04/01/2015

Investing in Banks

Which american banks is it assur to invest in due to a problem of ribbis? I would especially be interested in Chase, Capital One and Sovereign. Answer: To my knowledge… Read more »

21/09/2014

Haircut Length

Are there any halachick ramifications to how short a man can cut his hair (ie. Clip # 1 or 2)? Answer: No, no ramifications, aside of course from the pe’os… Read more »

21/02/2014

Assorted Questions

Can I cook dairy utensils and foods, and meaty utensils and foods , on the same burner(flame) without any additions? If I poured water from a meaty cup to another… Read more »

20/01/2014

Flu Shot

The concept of getting a flu shot is simple: get one so you and those around you don’t get infected. I’m 15 years old and am in school all day,… Read more »

05/02/2013

Repeated Question

An elderly man whom I am friendly with is having problems walking. His family have asked me to help me take him to Shul Erve Shabos Mincha-Leil Shabos and Shabos… Read more »

26/08/2012

Rabbi Shalom Rosner – berachot 4 View the Daf – ברכות דף ד

17/08/2012