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Marit Ayin, Perception and Not Giving into Ignorance

On the daf we did erev Pesach, Menachot 40, we saw that because of various concerns R. Eliezer son of R. Tzaddok said (perhaps in explanation of the position of Beit Shamai) that it was prohibited to wear wool techelet tzitizt … Continue reading

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Menachot 37 – Must an Amputee Wear Tfillin?

Today’s daf – Menachot 37a – addressed the question of whether a person with an amputated arm needs to wear tfillin.  The general focus of the Gemara in this sugya is on the arm upon which the tfillin are put, … Continue reading

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