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Daf Yomi

At First Glance ‘While You Were Feasting On The Dates Of Babylon…’ (Baba Basra 107b)

Pool Barrier

The contractor warned me that the local safety code requires a barrier around the pool. He's supposed to come in two weeks to install it.

Is One Required To Live In Israel? (Bava Batra 91a)

Although it is preferable to live in Israel, there is no obligation to go. However, once you live in Israel, there is an obligation not to leave.

When Swearing That A Witness Is Lying Doesn’t Help (Siman 75:13)

A defendant who is faced with one witness who testifies that he borrowed money is allowed to swear that he never borrowed any money and receive judgment in his favor.

Daf Yomi

Law Of Averages ‘Catacombs Are Four Cubits Long’ (Bava Basra 100b)

Sefirat HaOmer As A Period Of Mourning

The behavior of Rabbi Akiva’s students left them particularly vulnerable between Pesach and Shavuot since this period is a time of celestial judgment.

Daf Yomi

Consequential Limitations ‘Seeds That Did Not Sprout’ (Bava Basra 92a)

Lost Bag

He considers it direct damage and writes that even a guardian who is exempt from negligence [e.g., be'alav imo] or even a person who is not a guardian, is liable in such a case.

Sefirat HaOmer

Whereas one week is sufficient to restore an individual to his natural state of divine purity, the entire nation required seven weeks.

One Who Cannot Swear Must Pay (Siman 75:12)

The Torah believes the testimony of one witness that the defendant does not deny under oath – as if it were the testimony of two witnesses.

Daf Yomi

Rabbi Nechunia’s Prayer ‘ Even So, An Actual Incident Is Greater’ (Bava Basra 83a)

Chametz Delivery

After a couple of hours in the kitchen, the meat was on the fire, the chicken in the oven, and some kugels already out on the table.

Forgiving The Debt (Siman 75:11)

In order for an admission of a debt or for the forgiveness of a debt to be effective, it must be accompanied by some overt manifestation of serious intent.

Chol HaMoed: An Oxymoron

On Chol HaMoed some work is prohibited and some is permitted. According to some opinions, the work prohibition is biblical; according to others, it’s rabbinical.

Daf Yomi

An Implacable Foe ‘Therefore Those Who Speak In Parables Say…’ (Bava Basra 78b)

Chametz Credit Card

If the chametz has already been legally nullified and physically burned, so that it is neither owned nor possessed by a Jew, why is it necessary to sell it to a non‑Jew?

Chametz Order

Mr. Leiner checked the calendar, and saw that April 13 came out on Chol HaMoed. I was considering taking off that day, Mr. Leiner told his boss.

Admitting To A Debt Nobody Claimed (Siman 75:10)

In all of these situations, the person volunteering the admission is exempt from any payment.

Kitnyot: Truly a “Has-Bean”

This is one of those posts that falls into the category of “If only I had the power to……..”

Switching One’s Defense (Siman 75:9)

The reason the defendant must pay the money or return the item if he admits that he borrowed the money, stole it, or had something of value deposited with him but does not know whether he repaid the money or gave the item back, is as follows.

Daf Yomi

Must A Typical Sale Be Generous? ‘A Seller Sells Generously’ (Bava Basra 71a)

Kasher My Kitchen

Glass cannot be kashered or used at all on Pesach because it is made of sand and is halachically considered earthenware.

Payment From Tzedakah

Mr. Taub tried a few more times to contact Benjy, but was unsuccessful.

When Built

I can't accept that, said Mr. Mann. If you are not willing to honor the contract, we need to take up the issue in beis din.

Daf Yomi

Hung Out To Dry ‘A Roof With A Parapet 10 Tefachim High Is Not Included’ (Bava Basra 63b-64a)

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