old unpaid loan

Question: What should I do if after 17 years I did not collected a debt ? How do you condone a debt? Answer: My understanding of your question is that… Read more »

17/04/2020

Bitul Chametz

Question: I just read (on Pesach) that each person in the home should recite their own Bitul Chametz, something i did not know prior to Pesach. I did bedikat Chametz… Read more »

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13/04/2020

reading sad news on chol hamoed

Question: On Chol Hamoed, should one avoid reading the news, especially about who died, due to the mitzvah of vesamachta b’hagecha? If so, why are the Jewish news sites still… Read more »

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12/04/2020

Music in chol hamoed

Question: Can I listen to music in chol hamoed Pesach? Answer: It is permitted to listen to music on Chol Hamoed since it is simchas Yom Tov, and aveilus doesn’t… Read more »

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12/04/2020

Tefilin – chol hamoed

Question: Why in chol hamoed of pessach is not used tefilin? Answer: There are different minhagim regarding this, those who have the minhag not to is because Chol Hamoed which… Read more »

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12/04/2020

Minyan in stairwell

Question: Just for further clarification. The following is a copy of our communication: Question: My apartment building has a minyan. Two groups are in their apartments, have their apartment doors… Read more »

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12/04/2020

E Cigarette for passach

Question: Can I use the lava 2 brand e cigarette For passach? Answer: I am not familiar with this product, but it needs kosher for pesach supervision in order to… Read more »

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12/04/2020

Minyan in stairwell

Question: My apartment building has a minyan. Two groups are in their apartments, have their apartment doors opened, and the shatz stands in the stairwell in between the two apartments,… Read more »

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12/04/2020

chol hamoed shopping

Question: Can I order clothing online on Chol Hamoed if I don’t need it davka on Yom tov? Answer: Unless it is a rare sale that you would’t be able… Read more »

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12/04/2020

Acne medication/cream

Question: Is cerave moisturizing cream, Differin gel (containing adapalene), and the following ingredients that are used in acne medication; clindamycin, tretinoin, azelaic acid kosher l’pesach? Answer: Both are permitted. Sources:… Read more »

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10/04/2020

hefker for tevilas keilim

Question: I couldnt get to the mikva because of the matzav right now and the rav said I should mafkir my keilim and use them without being koneh them, I… Read more »

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10/04/2020

Porch Minyanim

Question: Regarding porch Minyanim, It is my understanding (correct me if I’m wrong) that the rabbonim in Yerushalayim haven’t come out against Minyanim in which everybody is on their own… Read more »

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10/04/2020

e cig

Question: JUUL pods contain a mix of glycerol and propylene glycol, nicotine, benzoic acid, and flavorants.am i allowed to smoke this pesach Answer: It needs a hechsher in order to… Read more »

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08/04/2020