Search Results "Shabbos"
Tisha B'av on Shabbat
Are marital relations permitted on this Shabbos (of Tisha B'av)?
Uvyom HaShabbos - Shulem Lemmer ft. Sababa and The Shira Choir
Shulem Lemmer revives an old famous cantors niggun. Absolute masterpiece
Shabbos - Wand Security Check
A shule I attend on shabbos sometimes just instituted a guard (non jew) who uses an electronic wand. Is this mutar? Can I "be wanded" on shabbos? what about my wife (both for shabbos purposes and tzniut)?
The amount of a Kazayit.
Question: Every year I am not sure how much matzah to give out. Can you tell me what the amount of a Kazayit is?
Kilayim in cotton balls
Question: I am a nursery school teacher and I wanted to give the children seeds to plant on cotton balls. Every child brought different types of beans and seeds. Some peas, some beans. One child brought beans and peas and wanted to plant them together. Is there a problem of Kilayim?
Hot drinks in plastic cups on Shabbos
Question: On Shabbat we are lenient to make tea in Keli Shlishi. In order to create a Keli Shlishi many times we pour from one mug into a plastic cup and then into another mug. Sometimes when we pour into the plastic cup it melts a little and charges shape. Is there a problem with that?
Separating containers on Shabbat
Question: We usually have a Chalavi after Tefilla on Shabbat. We decided this week to have Leben this week. We took them out and realized that they were attached together, one to the other. We weren’t sure if were allowed to separate them on Shabbat or not so put them away. What is the Halacha are we allowed to or not?
Being a Chazzan on Shabbat
Question: Shalom to the Rav I have been recently asked by a large famous Bet Knesset to be their Chazan on Shabbat. Obviously, it pays nicely. It seems to me like I am working and making money in Shabbat. Is it really permitted to get paid for being a Chazzan on Shabbat or it is actually forbidden?
Shabbat candles - Problem
Hi My question is: Can I light Shabbat candles at any time, until sunset? What should I do in the following incident: (I am from Melbourne, Australia). The shule that I'm going to starts Mincha on erev shabbat(friday night) at 6:00pm. Yet candle lighting is at 7:43pm.And Kabalat-Shabbat is at 6:15pm. WHEN should I light the Shabbat candles??? Should I pray Mincha at home and light candles right after I finish praying Mincha? I can see that there are two times for candle lighting. 1) for bringing shabbat inn early (candle lighiting is 6:39pm-7:00pm or the normal time, at 7:41. But if I light candles right after Mincha I might be too early to light candles?? Please reply as soon as possible and please advice me on what I need to do. Thank you, Shabbat Shalom, Yaakov Daniel
Do I have to bring in the shabbat when I light candles or not?
Activating ALEXA with a wake-word to do Prohibited Acts on Shabbat
I need to explain to my kids why telling Amazon's Alexa on Shabbos "It is too hot in here" and Alexa turning on the outlet to make the air conditioner go. or telling Alexa "That food in the oven looks burned" and Alexa shutting off the oven, is not the same as amira l'Akum. Can you help? Thank you.
How to Actually Enjoy Shabbat - Watch
Have you ever felt bored or lonely on Shabbat? Learn how to connect and feel the beauty of the gift of Shabbat with Rivka Malka Perlman
Extra Oil from the Menorah
Dear Rabbi I ask what I should do with the candles that have already been lit and used for the Mitzvah of Chanukah--they are the gel oil filled candles and there is still some gel oil in them, Do I dispose of these cups or save them or the ganeeza since they are holy and have been used for a Mitzvah? Thank you Rabbi for your help and kindness in answering my shaila Thank you so much and Chanukah Sameach Today is the Yartzeit of my beloved father What should one do if Yartzeit for my father is on Rosh Chodesh and also Chanukah? Should one do Melava Malka after Shabbos, meal on Rosh Chodesh? These are festive and I don't know if appropriate for the Yartzeit of my father. His Yartzeit is today, Teves 1 and I am remembering him, will learn more and giving charity on his behalf.
Secular books on Shabbos
Hi! Is it permissible to read books on Shabbos? I know that it is prohibited to read a book like a romance on Shabbos, but is it permissible to read English books or to read things that are not really mundane like an encyclopedia?
Guests who are Mechalel Shabbos to Come
Can I invite guests who might break Shabbos to get to me (even if they live in walking distance to me) to Shabbos dinner?
The Jewish Marriage Education Men Teachers Training Course
The course is delivered by Rabbi Yirmiyohu Abramov and Rabbi Dovid Ostroff. Beginning this coming Motzei Shabbos in Jerusalem - 3 Kislev 5779 (10/11/18)
In Exodus 34:3 there is a word, מֹשְׁבֹֽתֵיכֶ֑ם. Does it mean your dwelling place or your settlement or town?