Shabbat Shalom Weekly: Ki Tisa 5775 – aish.com

Since 1992, Rabbi Packouz is the author of Shabbat Shalom Weekly, with insights into life, personal growth and Torah. He transitioned from a Reform Judaism background to a fully Torah-observant life at age 22, via Aish HaTorah, where he was one of the founding five students.

Collecting Dirty Water in a Utensil on Shabbat

The Gemara in Masechet Shabbat (43) establishes that if water leaks from one’s ceiling on Shabbat, he may not place a utensil underneath the leak in order to catch water.

Jewish Haircuts & Styles for Lag B’Omer

Finalist of the Laugh Factory’s ‘Funniest Person in the World’ Comedy Competition, David did not compete on Shabbat and still, people do not feel his story is worthy enough to mention when discussing Sandy Koufax.

Shabbat Shalom Weekly: Shmot 5779 – aish.com

Since 1992, Rabbi Packouz is the author of Shabbat Shalom Weekly, with insights into life, personal growth and Torah. He transitioned from a Reform Judaism background to a fully Torah-observant life at age 22, via Aish HaTorah, where he was one of the founding five students.

Surprising Facts about the Jews of Mexico – aish.com

Mexico boasts a thriving Jewish community with roots that go back 500 years. Some of the most vibrant Jewish neighborhoods in North America exist “South of the Border” in Mexico, where over 40,000 Jews have created a close-knit, distinct community. Here are some surprising facts about North …

Is Pushing A Stroller On Shabbat In An Area Witth An Eruv …

Is Pushing A Stroller On Shabbat In An Area Witth An Eruv Forbidden Based On The Prohibition of Plowing One of the prohibitions of Shabbat is Horesh, which means plowing or making a furrow. The question arises whether it is permissible for somebody to wheel a baby carriage on soft earth on Shabbat, such as in one’s yard after a rainfall, when …