Real Clear Daf: Are Eggs From Treifah Chicken Kosher?

We discussed this question on Thursday’s daf (58a). Ameimar there teaches that it depends on when the eggs formed. Eggs that formed before the chicken became treifah are not...

Real Clear Daf: How Much Stamina Does A Chazakah Have?

Welcome to Perek Eilu Treifos! Although much of the unique challenge of this chapter is the task of deciphering the numerous anatomical facts that are referred to, we also...

Daf Yomi Insights: Call Me Abba

By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow In my yeshiva, one of the chashuvei ha’kollel has the name Abba. I remember asking his children if they called their father “Abba.” The term “Abba”...

Real Clear Daf: Daf Yomi Concepts for Parashas Vaeira – Chullin

Question: Can we combine two rulings that are based on different reasons? Answer: It is no easy task to formulate a final ruling on so many issues that are dealt with...

Real Clear Daf: Daf Yomi Key Concepts From Parashas Sh’mos – Chullin

Question. Does food inside of a vessel that is inside of a tamei earthenware vessel become tamei? Answer: We discussed this question on last Shabbos’s daf (25a). The beginning of the...

Daf Yomi Insights: Serpentine Path to Prominence

If you found an object from the 1300s it would be pretty interesting. Still, in Israel, a land full of archeological marvels, 700 years is not a long time. The...

Real Clear Daf: Key Concepts for Parashas Vayechi – Chullin

Can the shechitah incision be made in the lower rings of the trachea? We discussed this question on last Shabbos’s daf (18a). The Mishnah there presents the opinions of the...

Daf Yomi: Ta’anis In Teves

By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Now that Chanukah is over, we turn our attention to the somber day of Asarah B’Teves, a community-wide fast. Nevuchadnezar laid siege to Jerusalem on the...

Daf Yomi: Mitzvah Mission

By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow R’ Pinchas ben Yair was on his way to fulfill the mitzvah of pidyon shevuyim; he came to the Gina’i River and asked it to split for...

An Offering In Alexandria

A review of some of this week’s daf yomi key concepts (Parashas Vayeishev – Menachos) Is there any obligation if someone vows to bring a sacrifice in Onias’s temple? ...
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