Listen: Payos And Beards

A shiur by Rabbi Y. Dov Krakowski

Happiness Really Makes a Difference

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss Every festival has its unique brand of greeting.  Before Pesach, we wish one another, “Chag kosher v’same-ach.”  On Chanukah, we...

Holy Smokes! A Halachic Discussion Regarding E-cigarettes

Are e-cigarettes problematic from a halachic standpoint? By: Rav Yosef Greenwald Introduction E-cigarettes are a new invention of the past few years which are designed to reduce...

Watch: Rav Yisroel Brog On Making Sense of Bitachon

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It’s About Concentration

Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz In today’s fast-moving and changing world, attention spans are shrinking more rapidly than the polar cap under global warming. We are adopting...

Cooking for a Slave on Yom Tov

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld We learn that one is not allowed to cook food on Yom Tov for a non-Jew in Shulchan Aruch, Orach Chaim,...

Is Saying “Lag Ba’omer” Like Counting Sefirah?

Q. If someone mistakenly says, “Today is Lag B’Omer” before counting the 33rd day of sefira, are they still allowed to count with a...

Listen: Rav Reisman on Parshas Emor

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