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October 30, 2009 2:24 am at 2:24 am in reply to: Tznius Support Group PLEASE WOMEN ONLY, even reading #665288
chops: how about reading Oz Vehadar Levusha by Rav Falk shlita and realizing that yes, halacha does concern itself with centimeters and millimeters. and this is HALACHA not chumros…l
pashuteh yid: chazal say “love that is based on “something” will not last”. love is not supposed to be based on external factors otherwise, like you say, once the magic wears off, he’s ready for divorce. the word ahavah comes from the root word “to give”-when both partners give to the other unconditionally, without thinking of what they will get in return, that is true ahavah.
“What’s your source for that, Mezonos Maven?”
how about taking a look at the chasidishe community? is the divorce rate at all higher?October 29, 2009 3:23 pm at 3:23 pm in reply to: Tznius Support Group PLEASE WOMEN ONLY, even reading #665244
what do you ladies feel about slinky skirts. any problems with those?
are the roshei yeshiva taking responsibility for the many fathers of girls who can’t handle the financial pressure and have heart attacks r”l? and then afterwards there are yesomim to marry off so it’s a mitzvah to give them money…
any practical tips?October 28, 2009 6:14 pm at 6:14 pm in reply to: Tznius Support Group PLEASE WOMEN ONLY, even reading #665233
in many heimishe stores in boro park there are signs hanging in the dressing room (from bnos melachim i believe) very nicely reminding the buyer to check if the item they are trying on is truly tzniusdig. i recall one sign reminding you to sit down to make sure the skirt covers your knees at all times.October 28, 2009 6:05 pm at 6:05 pm in reply to: Tznius Support Group PLEASE WOMEN ONLY, even reading #665232
3 cheers for ny mom!October 28, 2009 6:04 pm at 6:04 pm in reply to: What Do You Do When There Is An Incentive To Be Irresponsible? #664170
why is there such a difference in the prices of chasidish vs. yeshivish schools. do the non chasidish schools have better teachers, better programs etc.??? if the chasidishe schools can manage with the lower tuitions, why can’t all schools manage?
ny mom: just curious, did you hear that story from rabbi zecharia wallerstein? because i think i remember hearing such a story from him about a year or two ago. but he didn’t say anything about it affecting the parents emunas chachamim.