Business Weekly Hotline: The Dentist Dilemma

A Project of the Business Halacha Institute Under the auspices of HaRav Chaim Kohn  Submitted by C. D. Feldman The Dentist Dilemma My dentist’s secretary called. She is...

Just What Are Mehadrin Standards? [Part 4 of 6]

In this article I will b’ezras Hashem summarize and encapsulate what we have learned, and I will suggest a derech in understanding the plethora...

Just What Are Mehadrin Standards? [Part 3 of 6]

Let us pause for a moment from our talk of airlines and chickens, and before going on to eiruvin, tefillin, mikva’os, and buses, let...

Vertlach: Korach

This weeks דבר תורה  is לזכות רפואה שלימה ל-אברהם בייניש בן גאלדה שפרינצה. ולאה בת חנה And לזכר נשמת ר' אברהם בן שמחה זצ"ל ר' חיים בן...

VIDEO: Korach – Deans Office

This is the latest segment of the new weekly video series from Rabbi Stulberger – You’ve Been Called to the Dean’s Office. It’s a...

Business Weekly: Pocket Payback

A Project of the Business Halacha Institute Under the auspices of HaRav Chaim Kohn  by Rabbi Gershon Schaffel, Chicago Four young men sat chatting in a small...

Just What Are Mehadrin Standards? [Part 2 of 6]

We left our readers in mid-air, so to speak, trying to decide which airline to use, based on its safety standards. Should s/he use...

Just What Are Mehadrin Standards? [Part 1 of 6]

(By Rabbi Chaim Malinowitz - with permission from ’Chadash’ Beit Shemesh Weekly)   25 Sivan 5770 June 7, 2010 Speaking of kashrus, I am quite often literally bombarded...

Business Weekly Hotline: An Interesting Benefit

A Project of the Business Halacha Institute Under the auspices of HaRav Chaim Kohn    An Interesting Benefit  I lent my friend $26,000. When the loan was due,...

Business Weekly: Warranty Limit

A Project of the Business Halacha Institute Under the auspices of HaRav Chaim Kohn  Warranty Limit by Rabbi Meir Orlian, Yerushalayim  Abadi Apparel was preparing its new winter...

The Basic Halachos of Shatnez – Part 3 of 3

Content Labels found in clothing are misleading for a number of reasons. The content label only lists the outer shell fabric of the garment....

Parsha Potpourri: Parshas Shelach

Vayishlach osam Moshe mimidbar Paran al pi Hashem kulam anashim roshei B’nei Yisroel heima (13:3) In relating that Moshe sent spies to scout out the...

VIDEO: Shelach – Dean’s Office

This is the latest segment of the new weekly video series from Rabbi Stulberger – You’ve Been Called to the Dean’s Office. It’s a...

Vertlach: Shelach

This weeks דבר תורה is לזכות רפואה שלימה ל-אברהם בייניש בן גאלדה שפרינצה. ולאה בת חנה And לזכר נשמת ר' אברהם בן שמחה זצ"ל ר' חיים בן...

The Basic Halachos of Shatnez – Part 2 of 3

The prohibition of shatnez is a prohibition of wearing or covering oneself in a beneficial way similar to wearing. A tent or umbrella made...

The Basic Halachos of Shatnez – Part 1 of 3

Shatnez is a prohibition from the Torah. It is a Mitzvas Lo Saseh (negative commandment) meaning you fulfill this obligation by refraining from doing...

Business Weekly Hotline: The Case of the Camera

From The HOTLINE A Project of the Business Halacha Institute Under the auspices of Rav Chaim Kohn I bought a camera recently and I was having difficulty...

Vertlach: Parshas Beha’aloscha

This weeks דבר תורה is לזכות רפואה שלימה ל-אברהם בייניש בן גאלדה שפרינצה. ולאה בת חנה And לזכר נשמת ר' אברהם בן שמחה זצ"ל ר' חיים בן...

Parsha Potpourri: Parshas Beha’aloscha

Vayishma Moshe es ha’am boche l’mishp’chosav (11:10) The Gemora in Shabbos (130a) teaches that any mitzvah which was accepted by the Jewish people with joy,...

Video: Beha’alosecha – Dean’s Office

This is the latest segment of the new weekly video series from Rabbi Stulberger – You’ve Been Called to the Dean’s Office. It’s a...

Business Weekly: No Parking

A Project of the Business Halacha Institute Under the auspices of HaRav Chaim Kohn Shlita by Rabbi Meir Orlian, Yerushalayim The commercial district had grown rapidly during...

Video: Naso – Dean’s Office

This is the latest segment of the new weekly video series from Rabbi Stulberger – You’ve Been Called to the Dean’s Office. It’s a...

Vertlach: Parshas Naso

This weeks דבר תורה  is לזכות רפואה שלימה ל-אברהם בייניש בן גאלדה שפרינצה. ולאה בת חנה And לזכר נשמת ר' אברהם בן שמחה זצ"ל ר' חיים בן...

Parsha Potpourri: Shavuos & Megilas Rus

וילך איש מבית לחם יהודה – רות 1:1 Why does the Megillah omit Elimelech’s name, only to reveal it to us in the following verse?...

Vertlach: Shavuos

This weeks דבר תורה  is לזכות רפואה שלימה ל-אברהם בייניש בן גאלדה שפרינצה. ולאה בת חנה And לזכר נשמת ר' אברהם בן שמחה זצ"ל ר' חיים בן...

Shavuos Potpourri!

ויחן שם ישראל נגד ההר -שמות 19:2 כאיש אחד בלב אחד -רש”י Rashi notes that when the Jewish people arrived at Mount Sinai, they encamped כאיש...

Business Weekly Hotline: Play-Fight

From The HOTLINE A Project of the Business Halacha Institute Under the auspices of Rav Chaim Kohn My two sons were “play-fighting” one afternoon. Their friend came...

Vertluch: Parshas Bamidbar

This weeks דבר תורה is לזכות רפואה שלימה ל-אברהם בייניש בן גאלדה שפרינצה. ולאה בת חנה And לזכר נשמת ר' אברהם בן שמחה זצ"ל ר' חיים בן...

Video: Bamidbar – Dean’s Office

This is the latest segment of the new weekly video series from Rabbi Stulberger – You’ve Been Called to the Dean’s Office. It’s a...

Business Weekly: Frequent Buyer, Frequent Flyer

A Project of the Business Halacha Institute Under the auspices of HaRav Chaim Kohn Shlita by Rabbi Gershon Schaffel, Chicago The janitor poked his head through the...

Waiting Between Hard Cheese & Meat

We all know that after eating meat one has to wait six hours. However, what is less known is that there are some cheeses...

The Aliyah L’Torah Part 9

Reading along with the Ba'al Koreh The oleh must read along with the ba'al koreh during his aliyah. If one did not read along, his...

The Aliyah L’Torah Part 8

Reciting Borchu and the Berochos One should say borchu and the berochos out loud so the one's listening may respond.(84) If the oleh missed saying...

The Aliyah L’Torah Part 7

Standing with One's Back to the Sefer Torah The Mishnah Berurah (69) says one who is standing by the bimah (i.e. for an aliyah, or...

Business Weekly Hotline: Tenant Tension

From The HOTLINE A Project of the Business Halacha Institute Under the auspices of Rav Chaim Kohn I have been renting a house for some time while...

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