Listen: Rav Reisman On Parshas Vayakhel-Pekudei

The following is a shiur delivered by Harav Yisroel Reisman, rosh yeshiva of Yeshiva Torah Vodaas and mara d’asra of Agudath Israel of Madison. The...

Rav Moshe Twersky On the Parsha

By Rabbi Yehoshaui Feldman Vayakhel Contents: 1 – Morah Shabbos 2 – Nesius Lev 3 - Pirush of the word al 4 – Dayam v’hoser 5 – Vayechaber vs. l’chaber 6 –...

Lights On or Off?

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld The laws of Shabbos are reviewed in this week’s parsha; especially the laws of making a fire. An interesting question arises regarding the following...

Video: “Half-Baked Testimony” (Daf Yomi B’iyun)

Daf Yomi B’iyun explores the sugya of "חצי דבר." The Gemara tells us that the Torah invalidates testimony that only provides part of the...

Watch: Rav Brog On Best Investment With Guaranteed Returns Backed By All Gedolim

The following shiur was delivered this week by Rav Yisroel Brog, rosh yeshiva of Yeshivas Tiferes Avigdor in Cleveland, Ohio on the topic of "Best...

Shabbos and Moshe Rabbeinu

The posuk says, “Six days work shall be done and on the seventh day is Shabbos Shabbason.” Rashi explains that “Shabbos Shabbason” is a...

How Does The OU Deal With Jewish-Owned Companies During Pesach?

Q. How does the OU deal with Jewish-owned companies during Pesach? A. Jewish-owned companies are not permitted to produce chametz on Pesach. They are required...

What Happens When The Baal Kriah Goes Against Shul Policy About Banging By Haman?

By Rav Doniel Dombroff Caution to the Reader: Some of this article is based on hearsay and has not been verified in print. A few years ago,...

Giving Parshas Zachor to a Bar Mitzvah Boy

Q. Why is it the custom in many shuls that a bar-mitzvah boy does not read Parshas Zachor? A. Shulchan Aruch (OC 685:7) writes that...

Video: “Permitted Evil Speech?”” (Daf Yomi B’iyun)

Permitted Evil Speech? from Real Clear Daf on Vimeo. Daf Yomi B’iyun explores the concept of "אפי תלתא." The Gemara seems to say that once...