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Author Archives: Rabbi Dov Linzer
See our new post: “Menachot 64 – Josephus, Hyrcanus, and the Pig on the Wall,” on http://www.the-daf.com! Advertisements
See our new post: Are Oats Really one of the 5 Species of Grain? – When Science and Halakha Collide, on our new daf yomi site: http://www.the-daf.com!
Read our new post, Chadash Nowadays – Primary Sources, on our new website: http://www.the-daf.com!
New resources have been posted to our Resources page on our new site: http://www.the-daf.com: Under “Pictorial Guides” “The Five Types of Grain,” by Professor Yehuda Felix (author of “Flora and Fauna in the Torah,” and “Flora and Fauna in the … Continue reading
Please see the new post, “Bringing the Omer: What Day is the “Day After Shabbat,” at our new location, http://www.the-daf.com.
I recently received an email asking two excellent questions on yesterday’s daf, Menachot 64. I post the questions here, with my answers below. 1. Question: Why would you be permitted to be mechalel Shabbat on erev Pesach in order to flay … Continue reading
The mishna in today’s daf (Menachot 63a) stated that a mincha that is ma’feh tanur, an oven-baked mincha cannot be made in a kupach. R. Yehudah disagreed and said that a kupach could be used for such a mincha. What, … Continue reading