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Little known facts...According to Jewish tradition, based on Midrashic and Talmudic teachings.
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April 2, 2020
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April 1, 2020
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March 31, 2020
March 4, 2020
Rabbi Eytan Yehudah Dzikowski
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Who donated towards the Kohanim’s garments?
וְאֵ֨לֶּה הַבְּגָדִ֜ים אֲשֶׁ֣ר יַעֲשׂ֗וּ חֹ֤שֶׁן וְאֵפוֹד֙ וּמְעִ֔יל וּכְתֹ֥נֶת תַּשְׁבֵּ֖ץ מִצְנֶ֣פֶת וְאַבְנֵ֑ט וְעָשׂ֨וּ בִגְדֵי־קֹ֜דֶשׁ לְאַהֲרֹ֥ן אָחִ֛יךָ וּלְבָנָ֖יו לְכַהֲנוֹ־לִֽי׃
March 3, 2020
How many times is the name Moshe mentioned?
וְאַתָּ֞ה תְּצַוֶּ֣ה ׀ אֶת־בְּנֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל וְיִקְח֨וּ אֵלֶ֜יךָ שֶׁ֣מֶן זַ֥יִת זָ֛ךְ כָּתִ֖ית לַמָּא֑וֹר לְהַעֲלֹ֥ת נֵ֖ר תָּמִֽיד׃
You shall further instruct the Israelites to bring you clear oi...
March 2, 2020
Why wasn’t Moshe allowed to contribute?
You shall further instruct the Israelites to bring you clear oil of...
March 1, 2020
Dreaming about Olive oil?
You shall further instruct the Israelites to bring you clear oil of beaten olives...
February 27, 2020
Were the Cheruvim of the Mishkan and the Temple similar?
וְהָי֣וּ הַכְּרֻבִים֩ פֹּרְשֵׂ֨י כְנָפַ֜יִם לְמַ֗עְלָה סֹכְכִ֤ים בְּכַנְפֵיהֶם֙ עַל־הַכַּפֹּ֔רֶת וּפְנֵיהֶ֖ם אִ֣ישׁ אֶל־אָחִ֑יו אֶל־הַכַּפֹּ֔רֶת יִהְי֖וּ פְּנֵ֥י הַכְּרֻבִֽים׃
February 26, 2020
How heavy was the Aron?
בְּטַבְּעֹת֙ הָאָרֹ֔ן יִהְי֖וּ הַבַּדִּ֑ים לֹ֥א יָסֻ֖רוּ מִמֶּֽנּוּ׃
The poles shall remain in the rings of the ark: they shall not be removed from it.
Although it appeared that the bearers of the Aron were carrying it...
February 25, 2020
How much space did the Aron take within the Temple?
וְעָשׂ֥וּ אֲר֖וֹן עֲצֵ֣י שִׁטִּ֑ים אַמָּתַ֨יִם וָחֵ֜צִי אָרְכּ֗וֹ וְאַמָּ֤ה וָחֵ֙צִי֙ רָחְבּ֔וֹ וְאַמָּ֥ה וָחֵ֖צִי קֹמָתֽוֹ׃
They shall make an ark of acacia wood, two and a half cubits lon...
February 24, 2020
What did King Solomon build, planning for the future?
וַיְדַבֵּ֥ר ה' אֶל־מֹשֶׁ֥ה לֵּאמֹֽר׃
The LORD spoke to Moshe, saying:
King Solomon knew that the Temple would eventually be destroyed and ransacked, so he built underground tunnels to hide...
February 21, 2020
What was the executed’s family custom following the burial?
מַכֵּ֥ה אִ֛ישׁ וָמֵ֖ת מ֥וֹת יוּמָֽת׃
He who fatally strikes a man shall be put to death.
After an execution, the relatives of the executed were required to go to the court and inquire...
February 20, 2020
Did the executed person’s family sit a regular Shiva?
The relatives of a person who was executed by the court would not sit shiva or observe any of the ot...