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Beitzah 32

By Michelle Cohen Farber / October 2, 2021 | ื›ืดื• ื‘ืชืฉืจื™ ืชืฉืคืดื‘

Shmuel rules on undoing ropes that are fastened to the ground or to an object. He differentiates between the two regarding how one can do it, however, he does not distinguish between Shabbat and Yom Tov. The Gemara raises a difficulty against him from the braita where a distinction between Shabbat and Yom Tov is…

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Beitzah 33

By Michelle Cohen Farber / October 3, 2021 | ื›ืดื– ื‘ืชืฉืจื™ ืชืฉืคืดื‘

Today’s daf is sponsored by Sagi Carmel in honor of Ashley Offenheim on their marriage today. Is it permissible to use wood for other purposes or can it only be used for kindling on Yom Tov? Rabbi Shimon allows and sages forbid. Leading an animal by a stick on a Yom Tov is a dispute…

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Beitzah 34

By Michelle Cohen Farber / October 4, 2021 | ื›ืดื— ื‘ืชืฉืจื™ ืชืฉืคืดื‘

Todayโ€™s daf is sponsored by Eran Bellin and Marcy Goldstein in memory of Rabbi David Eliach. He was a founding member of the Yeshivah of Flatbush and taught generations of students to love Torah and serious study.ย  A chicken that was trampled or thrown against a wall but managed to stay alive for 24 hours,…

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Beitzah 35

By Michelle Cohen Farber / October 5, 2021 | ื›ืดื˜ ื‘ืชืฉืจื™ ืชืฉืคืดื‘

This week’s learning is sponsored by Eliana Gurfinkiel in memory of her grandmother, Alice Djamila Ventura Bat Moshe and Leah, who passed away this past December. She never had a chance to learn about her Jewish roots, not even talking about Torah. I’m sure that in the Olam Haemet she’s delighted that her granddaughters learn…

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Beitzah 36

By Michelle Cohen Farber / October 6, 2021 | ืœืณ ื‘ืชืฉืจื™ ืชืฉืคืดื‘

There are laws regarding clearing out an entire storage area, moving items from one roof to the next, or bringing items down from the roof using a rope that were forbidden either on Yom Tov or Shabbat and the Gemara ponders whether it would also be forbidden as well on Shabbat/Yom Tov, relying on the…

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Beitzah 37

By Michelle Cohen Farber / October 7, 2021 | ืืณ ื‘ืžืจื—ืฉื•ื•ืŸ ืชืฉืคืดื‘

The month of Cheshvan is sponsored by Tamara Katz in memory of her maternal grandparents, Sarah bat Chaya ve Tzvi Hirsh and Meir Leib ben Esther ve Harav Yehoshua Zelig whose yahrzeits are both this month. Today’s daf is sponsored by Lisa Denker in honor of David Denker and Ariel Bruce on the birth of…

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Beitzah 38

By Michelle Cohen Farber / October 8, 2021 | ื‘ืณ ื‘ืžืจื—ืฉื•ื•ืŸ ืชืฉืคืดื‘

Today’s daf is sponsored by Sara and Danny Berelowitz “in honor of our newest granddaughter Avigayil Yova, daughter to Meyer and Chava Sterman.” The Gemara proves that Rabbi Yochanan does not hold by laws of breira, retroactive designation, even in rabbinic laws, by bringing a case of a condition made regarding an eruv techumim. Therefore,…

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Beitzah 39

By Michelle Cohen Farber / October 9, 2021 | ื’ืณ ื‘ืžืจื—ืฉื•ื•ืŸ ืชืฉืคืดื‘

Todayโ€™s daf is sponsored anonymously in memory of Rav Ovadia Yosef, Ovadia Yosef ben Yaakov According to Rabbi Yehuda, if one borrows water for oneโ€™s dough, one does not need to limit carrying oneโ€™s dough within the techum of the owner of the water. However, salt would limit it. How does this work with other…

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Beitzah 40 – Siyum Masechet Beitzah

By Michelle Cohen Farber / October 10, 2021 | ื“ืณ ื‘ืžืจื—ืฉื•ื•ืŸ ืชืฉืคืดื‘

If one wants to give guests food to take home, the food will be limited by the techum of the host, unless he/she had someone acquire it on erev Yom Tov on behalf of the others. The Gemara brings a debate between Rav and Shmuel regarding one who gives fruits to another to watch –…

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