Rav Moshe Shternbuch: Anonymous Bone Marrow Donation

A person  received a letter from a hospital, apparently in Eretz Yisroel, that his bone marrow was needed to save a dying patient with...

Chicago Rabbinical Council Top Ten Kashrus Questions for April 2013

Q: I have noticed that brown eggs have more of a tendency to have blood spots.  Is there a reason for that? A: Actually, the...

Chagigah 11: The Circle Mikvah

Rabbi Mordechai Koster is presently a member of the kollel at Bais Medrash Govoha in Lakewood, NJ, where he receivedsemichah. He has written several seforim...

How to Write the Date During Av

By Rabbi Moshe Friedman The Machatzis Hashekel (O.C. 417) quotes the Hagahos Mordechai in the name of the Tosefta that there is no Rosh Chodesh Bentching for the...

What Is The Proper Thickness Of Matzah?

By Rabbi Ariel Ovadia Ask any Jew, religious or not-so-much, what Matzah looks like, and most probably they will answer that it is hard and...

Rav Shmuel Halevi Vosner: A Quick Trip To Eilat?

If someone lives in Eretz Yisroel, may he travel to Eilat for a vacation? The first issue that must be addressed is, is Eilat...

How To Reach 100 Daily and When to Start?

The obligation to make 100 berachos daily begins at nightfall (Tzeis Hakochavim) and continues until nightfall the next day. (Shulchan Aruch w/Mishnah Brurah 46:3,...

Rav Wosner: May A Litvak Wear A Shtreimel For Davening On Purim?

As we all know, Purim is a time when people - even adults - dress up. Thus, a Litvak might wear a shtreimel if...

Rav Moshe Feinstein: The Status Of The Night Of 17 Tammuz – Shaving, Wedding

On Shiva Asar B'Tammuz,we don't fast until the morning. Does that mean that the night before is not part of the taanis...

Audio: Rav Shurkin On “Lo Yisa Odam Meinekis Chaveiroi V’shavya Anafshei Chaticha D’issura V’keivon...

The following shiur was delivered at Bais Medrash Kol Yehuda-Brook HillAshkenaz Shul in Lakewood, NJ, and is posted exclusively here on Matzav.com l'illuy nishmas...