The Chasam Sofer: 17 Tammuz? The Confusion Behind The Exact Date

The Gemara (Taanis 28b) asks why we fast on 17 Tammuz if in Sefer Yirmiyahu it says that the walls of Yerushalayim...

Parshas Parah: This Shabbos

This Shabbos we read Parshas Parah (at the beginning of Parshas Chukas). Parshas Parah discusses the preparation of the Parah Adumah, the Red Heifer,...

Watch: Can Meat And Fish Be Cooked On The Same BBQ?

As you prepare to fire up the grill for the summer or hit the road on vacation, countless Kashrut issues arise: Can I cook...

Pesach: Symbolism Over Substance

By Rabbi Mordechai Kamenetzky The entire Seder ceremony is replete with symbolic gestures. We drink four cups of wine to represent four...

Parshas Shoftim: Kohanim as Cheese-makers?

The following shiur was delivered by Rabbi Shloime Pollak, Daf Yomi maggid shiur at the Sterling Forest Beis Medrash inLakewood. Historically, cheese-making was done in...

Watch: Rav Avrohom Schorr on Our Role During the Month of Elul

Rav Avraham Schorr, is the prominent Rav of Congregation Tiferes Yaakov in Flatbush. He is the son of the late Rav Gedalia Schorr former...

The Merit of Torah Shavuos Night

-There is a minhag (brought in The Zohar) to stay up the night of Shavuos and learn Torah. This is based on...

Video: Rabbi Hanoch Teller On Parshas Ki Sisa

Naaleh.com, in conjunction with Matzav.com, presents this shiur on Parshas Ki Sisa Rabbi Hanoch Teller narrates the basic storyline of Parshas Yisro with...

Rabbi Riskin’s Parsha Commentary Finds Unity In The Shema, The Trinity, And Buddhism

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin, Chief Rabbi of Efrat and Founder of Ohr Torah Stone, used Parshas Vaeschanon, which introduces Shema and warns against idolatry, as...