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Expand Article #78 - Using New Items During Seferah.
Q. I bought some new suits before Pesach but I didn't get a chance to have them checked for Shaatnez before the beginning of Sefirah. Can I use them now or do I have to wait till after Lag Baomer. Also I have the same question about a car bought be ....


Posted 5/13/2011 2:21 PM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (0)


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Expand Article #77 - Loosing a Minyan before or during Kriyas HaTorah.
Q. We began reading the torah and realized at the end of the first aliyah that a few people walked out and there was no minyan at the beginning of kriyas haTorah.

What is the correct thing to do? Do we start all over again once the p ....


Posted 5/6/2011 12:57 PM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (0)


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Expand Article #76 - Storing Chumetz in a Refrigerator over Pesach.
Q. Can I store sold Chumetz in my refrigerator over Pesach?

A. Horav Shlomo Miller's Shlit"a opinion is that if it is chometz gomur it should not be stored even if sold, if it is only in a mixture or kitniyos it is permitted if total ....


Posted 4/18/2011 1:21 AM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (0)


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Expand Article #75 - Voting during Chol Hamoad
Q. Can I vote in the upcoming elections during Chol Hamoad?

A. Horav Shlomo Miller"s Shlit"a opinion is that you can vote with a Shinui if you could not have voted before or after Peisach.



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Posted 4/18/2011 1:18 AM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (0)


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Expand Article #74 - Discarding Chumetz in Commercial Garbage Containers
Q. Large garbage containers that belong to a Jewish landlord, and they will be emptied only during Pesach, can the landlord place his own discarded Chometz into them on Erev Pesach.

A. If the waste containers belong to the landlord, ....


Posted 4/15/2011 1:40 PM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (0)


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Expand Article #73 - Rental Property Returned During Pesach
Q. Dear Rabbi, If someone owns a rental property and a Gentile tenant returns his unit during Pesach, and it contains a sizable amount of abandoned chometz, what should he do? How should he clean it for the next tenant?

A. Horav Shlo ....


Posted 4/15/2011 1:35 PM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (0)


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Expand Article #72 - Kashering Glass for Pessach
Q. I understand it is possible to kasher glass which has not come into contact with hot food by soaking in water for 3 days and changing the water every day. Does it have to be soaked on the outside as well as the inside? Does the water have to be ....


Posted 4/15/2011 1:31 PM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (0)


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Expand Article #71 - Extending Shabbos
Q. I cannot find anything about the subject of how long I may extend my shabbat? May I end shabbat (with maariv and havdala) at midnight for example? Is this discussed anywhere?

A. You can extend Shabbos until close to Chatzois (mid ....


Posted 4/13/2011 11:20 PM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (0)


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Expand Article #70 - What is one supposed to do after the seder with the wine from Kosh Shel Eliyahu?
Q. What is one supposed to do after the seder with the wine from Kosh Shel Eliyahu?

A. Sefer Chag Hamatzos (35,22) quotes a number of Authorities (Hagodas Chakal Itzchok – Beer Yehuda et. al.) that report the minhag of pouring the K ....


Posted 4/13/2011 11:16 PM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (1)


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Expand Article #69 - Making a Bracha on Inventions and Machines.
If you see a great invention or a super computing machine do you have to make a Bracha?

Horav Shlomo Miller's Shlit"a opinion is that the customary brocho recited when encountering a great sage of the nations, (Blessed be the One wh ....


Posted 4/8/2011 4:04 PM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (0)


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Expand Article #68 - Bedikat Chametz Before Traveling to Eretz Yisroel
Q. Shalom Dear Rabbi, I will be traveling next week to Israel for Pesach, I'm planning to sell my chametz in Israel, do I still have to make Bedikat Chametz, prior to my leaving?

A. Mishne Berurah 436,32 quotes two opinions in regard ....


Posted 4/8/2011 4:01 PM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (0)


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Expand Article #67 - Saying Kadish for Several Neshamot at once.
Q. A person who is already saying Kadish for his father-in-law, (as there are no sons), was asked to recite Kadish for another recently deceased relative, who does not have anyone to say Kadish in her name. Can he accept this additional commitment ....


Posted 4/1/2011 1:18 PM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (0)


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Expand Article #66 - Mechiras Chometz at Pesach Hotels Overseas.
Q. A family is traveling to Europe to spend Pesach in a hotel there. As they are traveling with children and they plan to spend some time after Pesach traveling in Europe, they are taking with them a suitcase full of chometz products for use after ....


Posted 4/1/2011 1:10 PM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (0)


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Expand Article #65 - Transfering Food to a Non Jewish Patient.
Q. Can a Jewish patient transfer a tray of Chometz food to another non-Jewish patient, laying in the next bed, during Pesach.

A. Horav Shlomo Miller's Shlit"a opinion is that it is prohibited, as the non-Jewish patient will remain gr ....


Posted 3/25/2011 1:18 PM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (0)


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Expand Article #64 - Serving a Non Jewish Patient Meat and Milk.
Q. Can a nurse serve a non Jewish patient meals that contain cooked meat and milk during the year.

A. Horav Shlomo Miller's Shlit"a opinion is that it is permitted in need only, since there are several "Sfeikos" or doubts as to the n ....


Posted 3/25/2011 1:15 PM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (0)


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Expand Article #63 - Serving a Non Jewish Patient Chumetz During Chol-Hamoed Pesach.
Q. Can a nurse serve during Chol-Hamoed Pesach meals that contain Chometz to non Jewish patients.

A. It is forbidden for a Jewish nurse to prepare or serve meals that contain chometz during Pesach, even to non-Jewish patients. There ar ....


Posted 3/25/2011 1:09 PM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (0)


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Expand Article #62 - Horachamon blessings after upcoming Shabbat Kiddush
After the Bris of my son there was no proper after meal benching and we did no say the special Brachots after Bircas HaMazon - there where not enough people washing before the meal.

Question: Can we say those blessing after upcoming ....


Posted 3/18/2011 12:27 PM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (0)


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Expand Article #61 - Kitnios prepared with all the care of processing Matza.
Q. Can Ashkenazim eat during Pessach corn bread, such as tortilas, that were prepared with all the care of processing Matza?

A. There are many Poiskim who permit eating kitnios that were baked with all the stringencies normally appli ....


Posted 3/18/2011 12:25 PM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (0)


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Expand Article #60 - Practicing Yoga
Q. Is one is allowed to practice yoga if all of the Hindu aspects and associations are removed?

A. Rabbinical authorities of our times have addressed the permissibility of the practice of yoga. In essence, yoga involves a blend of ph ....


Posted 3/18/2011 12:23 PM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (0)


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Expand Article #59 - Serving a husband or father before a guest.
Q. When serving food, must the wife serve her husband before a guest? What if the guest is her mother? What about when the children are serving?

A. Rambam, (Ishus 15,19) writes: "The Sages ordered that a wife should honour her husban ....


Posted 3/11/2011 1:32 PM | Tell a Friend | Ask The Rabbi | Comments (0)



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