Search Results "Festivals"
Source in Torah to keep the festivals
Where is the source in the Torah that a festival has to be kept like Shabbat?
Baking in an oven on Rosh Hashana
Can I bake challahs and cakes in an oven on a festival? Of course the oven was lit in advance and works on a Shabbat clock.
Private requests during the Rosh Hashana prayers
When can a person insert his own private requests in the Rosh Hashana prayers?
Smoking on Rosh Hashana
Can a person who is becoming more religious (and wants to keep the laws properly) smoke on Rosh Hashana?
A gentile coming for a Rosh Hashana meal
I wanted to invite a gentile to eat with us on Rosh Hashana. Is there some law concerning the festival meals I should be careful about?
The second day of Rosh Hashana and the festivals
What is the difference between the second day of Rosh Hashana and the second day of the festivals which is kept outside of Israel?
Wearing gold jewelry on Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur
Is there anything wrong with wearing gold jewelry on Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur? I heard that we shouldn’t do it to avoid recalling the sin of the Golden Calf. Is that true?
Listening to Music on Motza’ei Tisha B’Av
When does Tisha B’Av end? I always thought it ends on Motza’ei Tisha B’Av, but lately I heard a rabbi saying that only after the 15 th of Av can we celebrate, listen to music, swim at the beach, etc.