Reassembling an Electric Urn

I bought an electric urn. According to Reb Moshe zts”l the internal electric wiring does not require tevilah. Would taking apart the internal mechanism and re-assembling it relieve the requirement for… Read more »


Relief on Shabbos

Question: Is it permissible to urinate or defecate on grass or dirt during Shabbos? Answer: It is permitted to urinate on grass (O.C. 336:3). It is also permitted to defecate… Read more »


Light Right

Question: I light my Shabbos candles with another candle. When I’ve lit the last one, I’m left with a lit candle that I’d like to extinguish, but I remember learning… Read more »


Spousal Bosis

Question: While we were learning hilchos Shabbos last week, my wife had the following question (regarding the point that someone else cannot make one’s possessions into a bosis since the other person… Read more »


Paying for Elevator

In my apartment building there are 13 neighbours. Originally, 15 units were marketed. One person bought two and put them together, installing an internal staircase between the two units. Another… Read more »


Nosy Neighbor

Question: Is it forbidden to look into someone else’s garden just as it is forbidden to look into someone’s house? Answer: It is forbidden to look into another Jew’s yard… Read more »