Friday, April 27, 2007

insight daf(19) from Rabbi Elefant

our gemara says arch of a wave is pasul for mikva the Stiepler we see from our gemara that a pile of snowflakes is a pasul mikva b/c the top snowflakes are not connected to bottom ones like arch of a wave(daf yomi digest halacha highlight)

insight on yesterdays daf(19) from Rabbi Elefant

our gemara discusses is a arch of a wave kosher for a mikva the answer is no from this gemara the Stiepler says we see that immersing in a pile snow isnt a kosher mikva b/c the snowflakes on top of the pile are not connected to the snowflakes on the bottom like arch of a wave

Monday, April 23, 2007

insight on daf from Rabbi Elefant(daf16)

the gemara lists 3 characteristics that are the same between humans and animals 1they eat and drink 2 pru rivu 3 use bathroom why didnt gemara mention they die b/c its Adams fault animals die he caused death to come to world and animals death is different from humans animals dont have Olam Haba humans do have Olam Haba

Thursday, April 19, 2007

Friday, April 13, 2007

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