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PSAK HALACHAH: Hagaon HaRav Chaim Kanievsky Says Americans Can Carry Guns To Shul [SEE...

The attached video is fascinating and the Psak Halacha is timely: A Rav from Monsey asked Hagaon HaRav Chaim Kanievsky if guards with weapons should...

PSAK HALACHA: One May Not Use The Free ‘Ramat Gan’ Bus to the Kosel...

Ramat Gan City Hall has announced free buses to the Kosel as part of the city's bus transportation, prompting HaGaon HaRav Yitzchak Zilberstein has...

PSAK CLARIFICATION: What Rav Elya Brudny Said Regarding Water Sports Following Recent Tragedies

There are rumors viral on social media that have emanated from a camp called, "Camp Machne Yehuda" in Lakewood, which stated the following (unedited)...

PSAK DIN: Chief Rabbinate Beis Din Rules Divorced Woman Does Not Have to Return...

Whenever a couple decides to break up their home, seeking to divorce in a Chief Rabbinate Beis Din, a complex issue arises: Does the...

Sephardic Posek HaRav Mutzafi Has New Psak For Parents – Don’t Give Your Children...

HaRav Bentzion Mutzafi, a prominent Sephardi posek in Eretz Yisrael, explained on Sunday, 27 Sivan that due to the many tragedies that have occurred,...

HaGaon HaRav Azriel Auerbach Clarifies He Follows Psak Of Hagaon HaRav Shmuel ZATZAL And...

The Peleg Yerushalmi branch of chareidi litvish Jewry on Thursday resumed protests, for a first time since the petira of HaGaon HaRav Shmuel Auerbach...

Mishloach Manos – An Overview With Additional Psakim of Rav Shlomo Miller Shlita

(By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for the Five Towns Jewish Times) There are four types of people in the world: Those that prepare their Mishloach Manos...

PHOTOS: 44 Rabbonim Sign A Psak Halacha Against Prenuptial Agreements

(PHOTOS IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) Forty-four dati leumi and chareidi rabbonim signed a psak halacha against the prenuptial of Tzohar Rabbonim, Beit Hillel and the RCA...

Rishon L’Tzion Releases A Unique Psak Halacha For Those Unable To Get To A...

Rishon L’Tzion Rabbi Yitzchak Yosef Shlita has released a psak halacha that permits soldiers, hospitalized patients and other who are ‘Anusim’ and cannot get...

Psakim of Rav Moshe Feinstein From Rav Aharon Felder z”l

THE RISHUMEI AHARON (VOL. I 92 pages and Vol. II 45 pages, beautifully arranged and typeset by Machon Daas Z’keinim in Lakewood, NJ) was...

A Most Unique Psak Halacha From Hagaon HaRav Chaim Kanievsky Regarding The Naming Of...

The Rav of the Ramat Elchanan neighborhood of Bnei Brak HaGaon HaRav Yitzchok Zilberstein tells the story of an avreich who was married for...

VIDEO: Pesach Psak Halacha For Medical Cannabis [Marijuana] From Bnei Brak; Rav Chaim Kanievsky...

Rabbi Yitzchak Zilberstein Shlita has ruled that medical cannabis that does not come into contact with grains is kosher for Pesach without fear of...

Yair Lapid Criticizes Rabbi Yitzchak Yosef’s Psak that it’s a Mitzvah to Kill Armed...

Yesh Atid party leader Yair Lapid joins those expressing criticism against Rishon L’Tzion Rabbi Yitzchak Yosef Shlita who last week released a psak halacha...

MK Maklev’s Aide Says ‘No Thanks’ to 80,000 NIS to Adhere to Psak Halacha

Yaakov Morganwasser, an aide to MK Uri Maklev, was presented with an offer on erev Shabbos Shushan Purim. Givir Yaakov Sholom Ashkenazi, a Satmar...

Rav Amar Remains with R’ Ovadia’s Psak Halacha Regarding Purim in Ramot

Days after Rishon L’Tzion HaGaon HaRav Yitzchak Yosef Shlita announced his ruling regarding the observance of Purim for residents of Ramot, Jerusalem Chief Sephardi...

PSAK DIN: Maran HaRav Ovadia Yosef ZATZAL – Israeli Druze Police Officer Murdered By...

Rav Ovadiah Yosef in his Chazon Ovadiah (Vol. II p. 238 #22) writes as follows: A Druzi soldier who stood at his post to defend...

VIDEO & PHOTOS: 9/11 Memorial Museum Hosts Misaskim and Rabbonim; Psak Halacha Issued For...

On Thursday, June 12, 9/11 Memorial Museum hosted a unique gathering at the Ground Zero site for Rabbanim and Misaskim. The meeting aimed to...

Chutzpah: Rabbi Feuerstein Says ‘Psak From Gedolei HaDor Is Flawed’

Rabbi Rafi Feuerstein, a senior personality in the Tzohar Rabbonim interviewed on Galei Yisrael Radio as the Million Man Atzeres was taking place. Feuerstein...

Psak Halacha Regarding Tefilin and Paying Taxes to the State

A most interesting psak Halacha was released by Israel’s Keter Institute regarding buying tefilin from a merchant who evades paying income tax. The Halachic...

A Unique Psak Halacha for Ramot Residents Regarding Purim

Last motzei Shabbos, Jerusalem Deputy Mayors Yossi Deutsch and Tzvika Cohen were summoned to meet with HaGaon HaRav Shalom Cohen Shlita, a member of...

Rav Amar on Psak Halacha of Chief Rabbis

Former Sephardi Chief Rabbi Shlomo Moshe Amar Shlita spoke with Kol Berama Radio on Wednesday night, the eve of Tu B’Shevat 5774. The rav...

Rav Shmuel Eliyahu Reiterates Psak Against Women Serving in the IDF

Tzfas Chief Sephardi Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu has sent a letter to dati leumi “Ulpana” high schools to highlight his psak halacha prohibiting women from...

MK Stern Critical of Rabbi Ariel’s Psak Halacha

MK (The Movement) Elazar Stern expressed criticism regarding a psak halacha from Ramat Gan Chief Rabbi Yaakov Ariel Shlita. The rav this week came out...

Chief Rabbis Renew Psak Prohibiting Visiting Har Habayis

Chief Rabbi David Lau and Rishon L’Tzion Yitzchak Yosef signed a psak renewing the prohibiting of visiting Har Habayis. The psak reminds the tzibur...

The Latest Psak Halacha: No More Candy In Shul For Children

Rabbi Ephraim Zalmanovich, who serves as the mora d’asra of Mazkeret Batya, has announced a psak halacha against throwing toffees at a chosson or...

Rishon L’Tzion’s Psak Regarding Tefilos on an Airplane

Rishon L’Tzion Rabbi Yitzchak Yosef responded to an inquiry from El Al CEO Eliezer Shkedy regarding tefilla on board El Al flights. In his response,...

Psak of the Beis Din: Gafne Not Responsible for the Disengagement

The beis din of HaGaon HaRav Nissim Karelitz Shlita has ruled that MK (Yahadut Hatorah) Rav Moshe Gafne is not responsible for the implementation...

Satmar Psak Halacha: IDF Uniform is ‘Metamei’ for Chareidim; Throw Them Out

A psak Halacha released by Rabbi Moshe Ze’ev Zargar (זארגער) - one of the Satmar Rabbonim in Yerushalayim -states that IDF uniforms can make...

Psak Halacha From Chacham Ovadia: Students May Not be Expelled – This Is Dinei...

Maran HaGaon HaRav Ovadia Yosef Shlita released a message to directors of mosdot connected to Shas’ educational network, stating in no uncertain terms that...

Tragedy Leads to Interesting Psak from Maran Rav Ovadia

Tragedy struck Ashdod on motzei Shabbos with the sudden petira of Mrs. Penina Ochana. Her son was supposed to be standing under the chupah...

Hesder Rosh Yeshiva Issues Psak Against Minhag Regarding Reading Parshas Zachor

In many shuls in Eretz Yisrael the minhag has spread to read Parshas Zachor a number of times with different niggunim to accommodate the...

Rav Wosner Gives Psak Regarding Lowest Construction Bids For New Shul

The weekly BaKehilla reports that the rav of a shul asked a question of HaGaon HaRav Shmuel Halevy Wosner Shlita, explaining that a new...

VIDEO: Rav Lior & Group Of Charedim Ascend Har HaBayis; Gedolim Repeat Psak Of...

A group of chareidim including rabbonim, adults, teens and younger boys went onto Har HaBayis to daven for the well-being of Am Yisrael, an...

State Approves All IDF Conversions Based On Chacham Ovadia’s Psak Halacha

Chief Rabbi Shlomo Amar has adopted Rabbi Ovadia Yosef's halachic ruling which legitimizes all conversions performed by the Israel Defense Forces in recent years,...

R’ Shmuel Eliyahu Accuses Asra Kadisha Of Lying; Says Rav Elyashiv Never Made Psak...

In a rare occurrence, Tzfat Chief Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu Shlita during a Galei Yisrael Radio interview on Monday accused Atra Kadisha’s Rabbi Dovid Smeidal...