A Basic Understanding Of The Tekios

By Rabbi Doniel Neustadt One of the most important mitzvos of Rosh Hashanah is the Biblical command to blow the shofar. Although ...

Popcorn, Potato Chips, Corn Chips and Pringles: What Bracha?

Rabbi Pinchos Bodner, in his sefer on Brachos, writes (based on the Shulchan Aruch (202)) that in order to make a hoadama on a...

Subjugating another Jew – B”M 73

Subscribe to the Daily Daf Yomi Summary here. Rav Pappa said to Rava: My master should see how the rabbis pay the head tax for...

Video: Rav Stulberger On Parshas Kedoshim

Each week, Rav Avrohom Stulberger, rosh yeshiva of Valley Torah High School in Los Angeles, shares a 3-4 minute message relating to the...

Audio: Rav Mintz On Parshas Pekudei

Each week, Rav Chaim Mintz, Mashgiach of the Yeshiva of Staten Island and founder and head of Oorah Kiruv ...

Parsha Partner – Vayeira

Bring new meaning to your Shabbos seudah by involving your family and guests in discussions on the weekly parsha. Parsha Partner has...

Toldos: Raising Difficult Children vs. Kids With Easier Natures

The following shiur was delivered by Rabbi Shloime Pollak, Daf Yomi maggid shiur at the Sterling Forest Beis Medrash inLakewood. How could it be that...

Buffalo Burgers and the Zebu Controversy

By Rabbi Yehuda Spitz This past Shabbos, many of us read Parshas Shmini, most well-known for being the Parsha that discusses and specifies the...

Does Butter Have to Be Cholov Yisroel?

Q: I only consume Cholov Yisroel products, but I have heard that butter is acceptable even if it is not made from Cholov Yisroel...

Kesubos 20: Burying Severed Limbs

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...