Question: May one carry in a sock on Shabbos in a place that does not have an Eruv?: Specifically medication (insulin and blood meter etc.) If the answer is yes… Read more »
Question: Can someone use lotion (NOT CREAM NOR VASELINE) on SHABBOS LICHATCHILLA? Answer: This is a gray area question, because lotions come with different thicknesses (different viscosity levels). Essentially there… Read more »
B S D When the rule depends on whether the majority of guests in a hotel are Jews how can a person decide?
Question: Paraphrasing this question and answer from another source and not asking you if their answer is correct: “A non-Jew heats water for coffee and tea in a hotel in… Read more »
Question: B S D In terms of your tag gentile-on-shabbos how can we know he is a gentile? An example might be: “A gentile employee of a hotel heats water… Read more »
Question: Can one brush off snow from suede boots on Shabbos? They will be damaged otherwise. Answer: Although suede looks like leather, the poskim (Shimiras Shabbos Khilchoso 15-41, Orchos Shabbos… Read more »
Question: 1) In an area without an eiruv, can one take off one’s jacket outside on Shabbos and wear it tied around one’s shoulders, or would that be considered carrying?… Read more »
Question: Following up on this question, if you set aside the stick before Shabbos to be used only as a lock and never as a vacuum clearner anymore, would it… Read more »