Rav Moshe Feinstein & Rav Shlomo Zalman Auerbach: Kiddush With A Plastic Cup

Rav Shlomo Zalman Auerbach once attended a kiddush where no kiddush cup or even glass cup was available. Rav Shlomo Zalman did not hesitate...

Rav Moshe Feinstein’s Heter of Cholov Stam Revisited

By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer Rabbinic Coordinator, Orthodox Union Halacha states that milk which is produced without hashgacha (r'iyah of a Yisroel) is non-kosher; such milk is...

Audio: Rav Reisman On Pesach

The following is a shiur delivered by Harav Yisroel Reisman, maggid shiur in Yeshiva Torah Vodaas and mara d'asra of Agudath Israel of...

OU Kosher Addresses Kashrus of Keurig, Including for Pesach

By Rabbi Eli Eleff and Rabbi Eli Gersten Coffee throughout the ages has played an important and often critical role in people's lives and daily...

Audio: Rav Shurkin On “Ain Mekablin Aidus Shelo Bifnei Ba’al Dovor”

The following shiur was delivered at Bais Medrash Kol Yehuda-Brook HillAshkenaz Shul in Lakewood, NJ, and is posted exclusively here on Matzav.com l'illuy nishmas...

The Odd Account of the Overnight Onion

By Rabbi Yehuda Spitz Those of us fortunate to be learning Daf Yomi are approaching the final countdown to the worldwide grand Siyum HaShas,...

Sukkah 8: Children Making Tzitzis

Rabbi Mordechai Koster is presently a member of the kollel at Bais Medresh Govoha in Lakewood, NJ, where he received semichah. He has...

Audio: May Water From The Urn Be Poured Into The Cholent On Shabbos?

How hot must water be to be considered fully cooked? Here is a shiur on the topic by Rav Chaim Weg, Rosh Kollel at the...

Kashering New Pots For Pesach?!

By Rabbi Yehuda Spitz A little over a year ago, an ad appeared in many newspapers in Eretz Yisrael, stating that the Badat"z Eidah Chareidis of Yerushalayim...

Is Bankruptcy Mutar According to Halachah?

Adapted for print from audio shiur delivered by Rav Yitzchak Grossman  Dan walked into the kitchen, peering at his gold watch, the arms pointed at 2...