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What Constitutes Geneivas Da’as?

 Rabbi Chaim Weg  Question: Many people are familiar with the term “geneivas da’as” and are aware that it is forbidden. However, not everyone realizes what the basic parameters of geneivas da’as actually are. What are some of the basic guidelines…

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Maseches Eruvin Perek 3: בכל מערבין

Daf 26 - Understanding Eruvei Chatzeiros Rav Chaim Weg; Rosh Kollel Zichron Gershon   Daf 27 - Do Manufactured Jars Need Tevilah? Rav Chaim Weg; Rosh Kollel Zichron Gershon   Daf 28 -  The Proper Beracha On The Pits Rav…

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Meseches Eiruvin- Perek 3

Daf 26 - Understanding Eruvei Chatzeiros Rav Chaim Weg; Rosh Kollel Zichron Gershon   Daf 27 - Do Manufactured Jars Need Tevilah? Rav Chaim Weg; Rosh Kollel Zichron Gershon   Daf 28 -  The Proper Beracha On The Pits Rav…

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Meseches Eiruvin Perek 1

Intro Part I Harav Noach Isaac Oelbaum, Rov, Khal Nachlas Yitzchok in Queens, NY   Daf 2- Intro Part II - Mechitzos Harav Noach Isaac Oelbaum, Rov, Khal Nachlas Yitzchok in Queens, NY   Daf 3- Intro Part III -…

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Whether Vain: The Story of Tu B’Av

Adapted from the writings of Dayan Yitzhak Grossman August 5, 2020   The Mishnah relates: Rabban Shimon ben Gamliel said: There were no days as joyous for the Jewish people as the fifteenth of Av and Yom Kippur, on which…

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May a Jew Keep His Business Open on Shabbos? Part 3

Rabbi Daniel Dombroff, Rabbi Shmuel Honigwachs, and Rabbi Yosef Kushner   Question: We are familiar with different types of famous cases of ha’arama (halachic loophole) and “heter mechira” cases, such as prozbul, heter iska, selling chametz, and heter mechira of…

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Q&A From the Bais HaVaad Halacha Hotline

Insect Aside July 9, 2020 Q:  A large hornet’s nest on my neighbor’s roof has brought terror, and several stings, to my children. I asked the neighbor to deal with it, but he only sprayed it, to no avail. After…

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