This Week’s Daf Yomi Key Concepts: Parashas Nitzavim/Menachos

Question: Does nullification apply to a mixture of similar items? Answer: The daf of last Shabbos gave us the opportunity to review the Mishnah in Zevachim that discusses this question....

Daf Yomi Key Concepts Parashas Matos-Masei – Zevachim

Question: What happens to the bones of a Korban Olah? Answer: We discussed this question in the daf this week on 85b–86a. The Mishnah on 85b rules that the bones of...

Daf Yomi Key Concepts: Parashas Ki Savo – Menachos

Question: Does the Tzitz help for an edible portion that became tamei? Answer: We discussed this question on the daf of this past Shabbos, 15a. The Mishnah at the bottom of 14b...

YFR Celebrates Learning

It was another special night at Yeshiva of Far Rockaway on Thursday, March 22, as bachurim, parents, and rebbeim, came together to celebrate a siyum of 20 bachurim of...

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...

Real Clear Daf: Review of Parashas Korach, Zevachim Daf Yomi Concepts

  Are there times when we can use a double-hekish in the laws of sacrifices? We explored this question on 57a–57b in the daf this week. The Gemara discusses the time...

Review of Tazria – Zevachim Daf Yomi Concepts

  Question: What is the status of nonspecific intention? Answer: Welcome to the last major order of Talmud Bavli, Seder Kodshim, which contains the laws of sacrifices. This week, we began...

Real Clear Daf BANNER: Clear Daf A review of some of this week’s daf yomi key concepts (Parashas Mishpatim – Chullin) Question: Are the kosher-signs just signs or are they reasons? Answer: Rav...

Daf Yomi: Many Thanks Or Just One?

My brother-in-law, an avid Mets fan, was once rushed to the hospital on a Friday night. The Yankees were playing in the postseason. In the spirit of a bitter...

Real Clear Daf: Parashas Ki Seitzei – Menachos

Question: Is haktarah (burning of the kemitzah) effective if some of the flour went missing? Answer: This issue came up on Wednesday’s daf (12a). Normally, the burning of the kemitzah portion serves...
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