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When do we say the words Baruch Atah Hashem and it is not part of a Bracha?

Here is a quiz question. When do we say the words Baruch Atah Hashem without having a being part of a Brachah, ie that it wont be a Bracha ...


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cholov yisroel

some people here in los angeles are saying that nutella changed its ingredients and is now cholov yisroel. is that really true? thanks, ...


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Daveing without a Kippah

My friend asked me that he davened shachris with tefillin and a tallit from beginning until end and only afterwards realized that he was ...


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Is it true that the Vilna Goan didnt let the Bal Hatanya in to speak with him and if so then why not

The Previous Lubavitcher Rebbe writes that it says that At that time, he secretly visited Shklov, Minsk, and Vilna. The Alter Rebbe ...


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Do i have to own up to the people i lied too about someone else

You should probably begin by going to the person you slandered. The Shulchan Oruch tells us that if a person approaches a person that ...


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How to do teshuva?

How can one be sure their teshuva was done properly and accepted by Hashem?


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are you allowed to eat your own skin?

Is one allowed to eat one's own skin? Obviously I dont mean taking a chunk out of your leg but a bit of lip skin here and there?


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Sitting on a sofa together whilst impure

I just bought a sofa from an online shop called Value Home Living. It is a 3 seater. According to Jewish Law, may a woman who is a niddah ...


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carvel?!?!?

is the carvel in delaware rest stop kosher?


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minor gezel

I am a cashier at walmart and normally very conscntlyientious. However, recently a box of eggs came open while baggin and 1 broke. I did ...


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Why do men wear black hats?

Why do men wear black hats? What does is symbolize and what is the purpose behind it?


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How could the Malachim have appeared to Avrohom on Pesach and Yitzchok was also born then? [closed]

Rashi says that It was Pesach when the Angels appeared to Abraham and informed him of the upcoming birth of his wife Sara. The Gemoro says ...


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Is everything we do not good in front of a Goy really a Chilul Hashem? [closed]

See this answer by SJR about Chilul Hashem. I am not saying he is wrong but I would like to understand something. Why is it that when we ...


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Is one permitted to kill oneself if he knows that is the only way to stop himself doing an aveirah

I think there is a machlokes achronim whether a person who knows that he will do an aveirah voluntarily if he can kill himself to stop himself. ...


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can you listen to classical music during the 3 weeks and the omer? [closed]

Are you allowed to listen to tame music like classical music during the 3 weeks and during the Omer, is it only lively dance music that ...


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Why was the Rosh not bothered by the fact that Yehuda went intentionally to a Zonah? [closed]

The Rosh in Parshas Vayeshev asks a serious question. How could it be that a Tzaddik like Yehuda had relations with a random woman, for ...


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Is there chazakah on a place in the beis hamedrash when there is no official Kolel? [closed]

I learn in the morning in a shul which does not have an offical Kolel. I sit in the same place every day. Occasionally someone will sit ...


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Are small mundane things not related to Yiddishkeit Bashert from heaven? [closed]

Is it true that some Rishonim hold that when a leaf falls from a tree or a bird eats a particular worm, that it is pure chance and there ...


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what are advantages and disadvantages of Daf HaYomi [closed]

I am 25 years of age and learn in Kolel. I have about 1 and a half hours spare a day which I could put into starting (and hopefully finishing) ...


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What is the definition of Yiddish and where does it originate from? [closed]

Is Yiddish a dialect of German? Are there clearly defined rules to the language? It does sound as you can make it up as you go along but ...


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Can you recommend a social worker for a frum 20 year old girl? [closed]

Can anyone suggest me a good social worker, that can talk to a 20 yr old girl & explain her situations in a torah point of view?


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Why did Avraham not know who Yitzchoks bride would be when Hashem had explicitly told him? [closed]

At the end of Parshas Veyerah Rashi brings that Avraham was worried that he should have already married off Yitzchok and Hashem informed ...


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Is there a problem with making a baby do a Melacha on Shabbos for himself [closed]

My baby sleeps in a cot with a Cot Mobile playing on top of him. This is a toy that basically has a merry go round that sings, and my baby ...


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why are Rishonim so harsh with one another on their opponents Pshat? [closed]

When we see 3 rishonim arguing we always say that they are both right. Eilu VeEilu are the words of God. So why when they argue do the say ...


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Should we really dance after neilah? [closed]

What do you think about dancing after neilah when your poor wife is waiting to break her fast. Is it part of the tefillos so therfore ...


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What is the only Posuk in the whole Tanach that is exactly the Gematria of Rosh Hashana? [closed]

There is one and only one Posuk in the whole Tanach that I have discovered that is the exact Gematria of Rosh Hashana. Anyone want to try ...


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Why was the Nodah Beyehuda so opposed to saying Leshem Yichud before a Mitzvah? [closed]

What was the Nodah Beyehudas problem with the Chassisdim that they said Leshem Yichud, what could be wrong with that?


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Would Yitzchok and Yaacov have been so great had they not been children of their respective fathers [closed]

Gedolim produce Gedolim. Success breeds success. Is it fair to say that the Ovois and the Shevatim would have been the same great had they ...


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what to do if you suspect someone from using internet wrong way? [closed]

Let's say you have strong suspicions that someone you know is using the internet the wrong way... you have no idea how long this has been ...


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Where can I check up on the feelings of World War 2 survivors on being upset at no Moshiach? [closed]

I am interested in reading up on the reactions of the Jewish war survivors at liberation in the concentration camps. My grandmother told ...




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