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Muktzeh pot lid
Question: One Shabbat I was running late for Shabbat and I was setting up my pots on the hot plate, one of the pot lids fell on the floor and smashed. Not knowing what to do I had leftover tiles from my kitchen and put that on top. It is usually Muktzeh, was I allowed to do that? I also had a broken plate I could have used would that have been better.
Yichud in an elevator
Question My parents in a high riser. Every time I go to visit there is long elevator ride up to their floor. Sometimes when go up in the elevator a woman gets on with me. Is there a problem of Yichud? Do I need to get off?
Going to vacation for a few weeks ,Mezuzah?
Question: I am renting a place up to the country for vacation for a few weeks. Do we need to put a Mezuzah up?
Hanging up towels to dry on a tree.
Question: We are spending Shabbat in the mountains and we want to be able to hang up a line to hang up wet towels from washing our hands from tree to tree. How can we do it so there is no problem on shabbat?
Using a Q-tip on Shabbat
Question: For years, since I’ve been a kid, I have been using Q-tips in my ears on Shabbat. When I feel wax there, I makes me crazy. I just realized though maybe it is not permitted to use it on Shabbat? What is the Halacha?
Parochet with bells
Question: I went to a small community for shabbat the other week to visit my cousin. They gave me the Kavod of Ptichat Ha’Aron. When I started to open the Parochet I heard a ringing by the floor and I realized the Parochet had little bells at the bottom, I guess like the clothing of the Kohen Gadol. When I moved it made a ringing sound. I wasn’t’ sure what to do but since I did not want to make a scene, I opened it as carefully as possible making minimal sound. Was I correct?
Wearing short sleeves during Tefilla
Question: I am in aveilut and I need to be the chazzan every day. During the hot summer I wear short sleeve shirts. Sometimes even in the winter my shirt is too tight to pull over the Tefillin so I also don’t cover it. Is that OK?
Bet Knesset with pictures
Question: I was travelling through a city and went to a local Bet Knesset to say Mincha. When I came to the Bet Knesset saw there were many pictures of Rabbanim on the wall and one directly in front of me. Was I allowed to say Mincha there?
The Inner Reality of Clothing
Our intrinsic holiness mandates our wearing clothing
Tzitzit and Clothes of a Kohen
It says in Parshat Tetzaveh the clothing of the Cohen Gadol and ordinary cohanim but it does not mention tzitzit. Did they wear tzitzit when serving in the mishkan or Beit Hamikdosh?
How to Dress Modestly - Rivka Malka Perlman
Everything you need to know! Clothing, Shopping tips! Make up and more! It's all in here
Hi! Im wondering why do we cover our hair with hair when we get married? and why do men dress in black? thank you!
Message to all Singles: Our thoughts are the Clothing of our Souls
Positive thoughts create a positive life
Is a Transgender Operation Permissible according to the Torah?
Is transgender a real thing according to the Torah?
What color clothes may one not wear?
1. Is it permissible and proper to buy online? 2. What has to be checked for Shatnaz? 3. What color clothes and shoes may one not wear? (What about maroon?)
“Hey Soldier! Why the Uniform? Couldn’t You Wear Shabbat Clothing?”
“Not if my mom will wash my uniform on Shabbat!”
Former Miss Israel Decided She Won't Wear Immodest Clothing
This past year she came closer to G-d and made an amazing resolution in Uman
Wearing an Ill Child’s Clothing
Is it permitted for my children to wear hand-me-downs of a relative who is ill? How about shoes?