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Mishmeres Hashalom

Mishmeres HaSholom: Ask the Rav

Halachic queries answered by Harav Menachem Mendel Fuchs, shlita, Menahel Ruchani of Mishmeres HaSholom, posek in the Eidah HaChareidis and Rav of Kiryas Shomrei HaChomos Q: One of the key…

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Parshah Potpourri

Why Was Moshe Buried in Gad’s Portion?

U’mikneh rav haya livnei Reuven v’livnei Gad atzum me’od vayir’u es Eretz Ya’azer v’es Eretz Gilad v’hinei hamakom makom mikneh (Bamidbar 32:1) Just prior to Moshe’s death, he blessed each…

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This Day in History

This Day in History – 1 Av/July 13

1 Av In 1657, the mountaintops became visible following the Mabul, according to Rabi Eliezer. 3414, Ezra Hasofer and his followers arrived in Yerushalayim. In 5703/1943, the mostly Jewish captives…

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The Culinary Connoisseur

Pasta Pleasers

If your family is strictly “meat and potatoes,” finding dairy recipes that will satisfy may present a challenge. Many people find dairy meals to be a lot less filling than…

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