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Passover Notes 5779

Passover Notes 5779

It seems that this year I have heard of more Halachic misconceptions among people I know personally than is usual before Passover. I do not imagine that these misconceptions are new, just that they have now become possessed by people I know. But as we know, with regards to Passover, “halacha k’divrei hamahmir, the law … Continue reading

Important Halachoth Regarding Qitniyoth

Important Halachoth Regarding Qitniyoth

Recently, Rabbi Elyakim Levanon was in the news for giving his Kosher for Passover approval to B&D rice cakes, even for those who wish to follow traditional Ashkenazic practice. I wrote years ago about how the actual custom is much less strict than what many believe. Once one is dealing with qitniyoth in the Passover … Continue reading