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After Doing Kindness with the Deceased he Discovered a Chilling Detail about the Man he Buried
When Rabbi Amman was left alone burying a man he never met in a cemetery in Staten Island, he never imagined how much divine intervention was really at play. Another Must-Watch Heartwarming True Story by Rabbi Yoel Gold
Why Does Judaism Forbid Tattoos?
If I have a tattoo, can I be buried in a Jewish cemetery? Why does the Torah prohibit tattoos? Rabbi Menachem Levine elaborates
Visiting a cemetery on Rosh Chodesh
My father’s yahrzeit is on Rosh Chodesh. Should I avoid going to Bais Hachaim on that day?
Visiting a cemetery before Yom Kippur
I would like to visit the graves of my parents and sister before the holidays. Which days are preferable to go there?
Visiting a cemetery on Rosh Hashana eve
I’m in the year of mourning and want to visit the cemetery on Rosh Hashana eve. Is it permitted?
Visiting a cemetery on the day before the first of Elul
We have a custom to visit the deceased family members on the day before the first of Elul. 1. Is this a law or just a custom? 2. Can a woman come? 3. Should one come if otherwise there won’t be a minyan to recite Kaddish? 4. Does this help the deceased?
Thousands Accompany the Father of Rabbanit Yemima Mizrachi, on his Last Journey
Baruch Dayan HaEmet: The funeral of Rabbi Eliyahu Natan Rothschild, the father of Rabbanit Yemima Mizrachi, is being held at the Givat Shaul Cemetery in Jerusalem. May his memory be blessed
Cameras Instead of Magnetic Gates at Temple Mount
Solomon family members murdered Friday night will be laid to rest today 5:30 in Modiin Cemetery
A Night at the Cemetery
It should have been a sobering experience for a drunkard to spend a night in the cemetery but something happened
More Anti-Semitism in the U.S.
For the third time in two weeks a Jewish cemetery was vandalized. A protest against anti-Semitism was organized in New York.
Trump Discussed Rising Anti-Semitism in His First Speech to Congress
He gave a message of unity and strength, denounced the Jewish Cemetery vandalism and called U.S. –Israel relations “unbreakable”
Respect for Life, Respect for Death
In this short video, Rabbi Schonfeld discusses the unique respect Judaism pays man at the beginning of his life and at the end of his life and the reason for this special attitude
Nida in a cemetery
Hello. Soon a group is going to Uman to the grave of the holy Rabbi Nachman and other holy places. Is a single woman who is a Nida allowed to be in such places, as well as in synagogues, etc. Thanks.
Fraud: Gravestone Company Owner Sold Cemetery Plots He Didn’t Own
A monument company owner masquerading as an agent of a burial society defrauded the public out of millions of shekels.
Taking Photographs in a Cemetery
From Beit Knesset Am Yisrael Chai, Hong Kong: Is there a prohibition against taking photographs in a cemetery? My congregant seems to recall there was some sort of problem with it. Abe
Can a Cohen enter a non-jewish cemetary?
Q. One of my students coming closer to Judaism is a kohein. Is it permitted for him to enter a non-Jewish cemetery?
A pregnant woman attending a funeral
Hello Rabbi, what is the law and recommendation regarding a pregnant woman attending a funeral and accompanying the dead to their resting place? Should she attend the eulogy but not the burial procession or the burial? What is the reason for your answer? I would appreciate your response,
Visiting a Grave on Rosh Chodesh
My father passed away, on 14 Adar (Purim), and my family and I want to go to his grave on Rosh Chodesh. Is this permissible? Erev Rosh Chodesh falls on Friday. In this case, should we go to the cemetery on Friday morning or Sunday morning?
When does one ascend to the cemetery
What day should one go up to the grave of a deceased parent for the one year remembrance, on the day the parent died, or on the day of burial?