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Ten Minute Halacha

10-minute overviews on prevalent Halachic topics. Experience the delight of Halacha!!

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Episodes

Waiting For The Rabbi To Start Shmoneh Esrei
Show Details11min 19s
Waiting For Ten To Start Chazaras HaShatz
Show Details13min 55s
V'Sein Tal Umatar L'Veracha For Travelers
Show Details11min 50s
V'Hu Rachum At The Beginning Of Maariv
Show Details10min 23s
Traveling Before Davening
Show Details14min 26s
Sitting in Sukkah on Shemini Atzeres
Show Details17min 5s
Throwing Aravos (Hoshanos) On Top of Aron Kodesh
Show Details19min 18s
Standing For A Sefer Torah
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Hoshanos After Hallel or After Mussaf
Show Details15min 30s
Sleeping in the Sukkah
Show Details12min 24s
Do Children Have To Do Teshuvah?
Show Details16min 55s
Does Teshuva Apply To Non-Jews?
Show Details14min 57s
Doing Teshuva for Lashon Hara
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Giving Tzedakah During Aseres Yemei Teshuva
Show Details12min 11s
Asking and Granting Mechila
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Kaparos
Show Details11min 9s
Tashlich
Show Details10min 59s
The Ideal Time for Selichos
Show Details11min 21s
Pas Paltar (during Aseres Yemei Teshuva)
Show Details13min 55s
Erev Rosh Hashana
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Tekios During Silent Shemona Esrei
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Children in Tekias Shofar
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Bowing on the Floor on Yamim Noraim
Show Details9min 58s
Sounds of the Shofar
Show Details14min 12s
Shaliach Tzibur for Selichos and Yomim Noraim
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Is There Judgment in Shamayim on the Second Day of Rosh Hashana?
Show Details14min 55s
Preventing a Sonei From Being a Shaliach Tzibbur
Show Details9min 59s
Traits to Avoid in a Shaliach Tzibur
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The Tefilos After Shemona Esrei On Motzai Shabbos
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The Placement of the Rabbi's Derasha in Davening
Show Details12min 12s
The Plag Office Minyan
Show Details15min 10s
The Name of a Choleh in a Mi She'beirach
Show Details13min 17s
Tefilas Tashlumin Part 2
Show Details11min 20s
Tefilas Tashlumin Part 1
Show Details12min 14s
Chinuch For Brachos
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Bringing Children to Shul
Show Details14min 16s
Chinuch for Tefillin
Show Details10min 31s
How Long Before Bar Mitzvah To Put on Tefillin
Show Details10min 37s
Junior Congregations
Show Details10min 48s
Tefilas Shav and Praying for a Miracle
Show Details14min 24s
Tefilas Haderech
Show Details11min 51s
Tefilah Before Taking Medicine
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Standing When the Aron Kodesh is Open
Show Details13min 44s
Skipping Tachanun At A Bris
Show Details14min 9s
Crocs and Glasses that Change Color in the Sun
Show Details11min 35s
Short Sleeves for Davening and Tachanun
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Semichus Geulah L'Tefilah
Show Details11min 48s
Sefardim Saying Kadish in Ashkenazic Shuls (and vice versa)
Show Details11min 28s
Saying Tehillim for a Choleh
Show Details10min 49s
Saying Mashiv Haruach 90 Times
Show Details10min 51s
Saying Karbanos
Show Details17min 13s
Saying Ketores (from a Klaf)
Show Details17min 56s
Boruch Hu Uvaruch Shemo
Show Details12min 54s
Qualities to Look For in a Shaliach Tzibur
Show Details12min 9s
Netilas Yadayim and Birchos Hashachar After Staying Up All Night
Show Details12min 32s
When to Count Sefirah
Show Details10min 23s
L'Omer or B'Omer
Show Details13min 13s
Crossing the Dateline During Sefirah
Show Details13min 21s
Omitting Tachanun in Selichos When There is a Bris in Shul
Show Details16min 26s
Birchas HaTorah After Staying Up All Night
Show Details16min 32s
L'sheim Yichud and Other Tefilos Before and After Sefirah
Show Details11min 26s
Nefilas Apayim When There is No Sefer Torah
Show Details10min 28s
Nefilas Apayim At Tachnun
Show Details10min 16s
Aveilus of Sefirah: Why and When?
Show Details14min 55s
Parties, Ballgames and Movies During Sefira
Show Details13min 18s
The Mitzvah Of Tefilah
Show Details10min 40s
The Basis For Celebrating Lag B'omer (and by comparison, Yom Ha'atmaut)
Show Details17min 16s
Minyan - Cake Or Icing?
Show Details13min 26s
Going to Meron When Lag B'omer is Sunday
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Music During Sefirah
Show Details12min 20s
Makom Kavuah For Davening
Show Details13min 7s
Halachic Undergarments
Show Details9min 40s
Haircuts and Shaving During Sefira
Show Details12min 55s
Long Tachanun On Monday and Thursday
Show Details15min 1s
Kiddush Levanah
Show Details12min 36s
Krias Shema Al Hamitah
Show Details11min 35s
Initially Refusing an Offer to be a Shaliach Tzibur (Chazan)
Show Details10min 11s
Half Kedusaha
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Kitniyos When Sefardim and Ashkenazim Marry
Show Details16min 48s
Kitniyos and Quinoa
Show Details10min 57s
Toiletries and Chametz
Show Details12min 4s
Preparing Matzah Balls When Last Day of Pesach is Shabbos
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Melacha On Erev Pesach
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Relying on the Avnei Nezer's Tenai for Afikoman
Show Details10min 51s
Shmurah Matzah
Show Details12min 11s
Greetings Before Davening
Show Details10min 48s
Mechiras Chameitz
Show Details11min 41s
Man Versus Machine (Matzah)
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Giving Tzedakah During Pesukei D'zimra
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Kos Shel Eliyahu And Opening The Door
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Kashering Microwaves For Pesach
Show Details13min 27s
Excessive Singing by Chazanim
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Kashering Dishwashers For Pesach
Show Details10min 39s
Heseiba At The Seder
Show Details12min 17s
Hallel After Maariv Seder Night
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Eating Before Davening
Show Details12min 39s
Laws And Customs Of Chodesh Nissan
Show Details9min 30s
Hagalas Keilim
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Davening Vasikin
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Ha'arama on a D'oraysa and Selling Chameitz Gamur
Show Details18min 50s
Gebrukst
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Davening Out Loud
Show Details16min 6s
Eating Two Kezeisim Of Matzah
Show Details11min 38s
Eating Roasted Meat At The Seder
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Eating Matza On Erev Pesach
Show Details11min 21s
Davening Outdoors
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Eating Eggs At The Seder
Show Details14min 38s
4 Kossos When Wine Gets you Sick
Show Details12min 38s
Davening on a Plane
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Combining Romaine Lettuce And Horseradish
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Chameitz She'avar Alav Ha'Pesach
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Bringing Korban Pesach Bzman Hazeh
Show Details18min 32s
Davening in Other Languages (English)
Show Details15min 45s
Bedikas Chameitz
Show Details11min 34s
Davening in a Shul with a Different Nusach
Show Details11min 55s
Bedikas Chameitz Within 30 Days of Pesach
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Bedikas Chameitz When Staying In A Hotel
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Appointing A Rabbi For Mechiras Chameitz When You Can't Do a Kinyan In Person
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Destroying Chameitz When There are No Communal Burnings
Show Details17min 9s
Pesach With COVID-19
Show Details15min 42s
Maos Chitim
Show Details15min 22s
Davening For A Terminally Ill Patient
Show Details16min 52s
Davening Early When Neitz is Late
Show Details12min 55s
Davening At Kevarim and Kivrei Tzadikim
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Davening While Intoxicated
Show Details14min 42s
Correcting the Shatz in Middle of Your Silent Shemona Esrei
Show Details15min 56s
Common Punctuation and Pronunciation Mistakes in Davening
Show Details18min 12s
Coming Late For Davening
Show Details11min 41s
Bowing At Modim D'Rabanan
Show Details11min 46s
Bowing And Bouncing During Davening
Show Details12min 59s
Chazan Repeating Words
Show Details12min 9s
Changing Your Pronunciation Of The Hebrew Language
Show Details20min 13s
Birchas Hamapil
Show Details11min 26s
Birchas Hagomel On Air Travel
Show Details11min 18s
Behavior During Chazaras Hashatz
Show Details13min 33s
Bein Adam L'Chaveiro During Davening
Show Details11min 52s
Behavior During Chazaras Hashatz
Show Details13min 33s
Answering to a Minyan When Not Davening
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Anim Zemiros
Show Details12min 44s
Adon Olam
Show Details12min 58s
Adding L'kaparas Pesha in Rosh Chodesh Mussaf During a Leap Year
Show Details19min 33s
Wearing a Yarmulka in Court and at Work
Show Details11min 44s
Wearing A Yarmulka
Show Details13min 36s
Sleeping Alone
Show Details13min 26s
Shlissel Challah
Show Details13min 16s
Red Bendels
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Proper Placement Of A Bed
Show Details13min 1s
Pregnant Women Going to a Cemetery/Funeral
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Peyos
Show Details9min 39s
Leaving Food Under A Bed
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Learning Tanach At Night
Show Details12min 14s
Goral HaGra
Show Details16min 59s
Does One Need to be Forty Years Old to Learn Kabalah?
Show Details15min 2s
Counting Jews
Show Details9min 25s
The Proper Beracha on Licorice (Twizzlers) and Shnitzel
Show Details14min 36s
The Proper Beracha On Deli Roll
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The Beracha On Granola Bar
Show Details11min 57s
The Beracha Of Asher Yatzar
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The Beracha On A Rainbow
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The Appropriate Beracha To Recite On Sushi
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Minhagim
Show Details12min 4s
Slicing Bread Before Cutting
Show Details9min 31s
Shinuy Makom and Berachos
Show Details11min 23s
Shehechiyanu on the Birth of a Baby Girl
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She'hechiyanu on New Keilim and Clothing
Show Details11min 51s
Shehechiyanu on "New" Fruits
Show Details12min 21s
Shehechiyanu and Mechayeh Hameisim on a Friend
Show Details20min 24s
Saying L'Chaim
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Saying a Beracha When Seeing a President or King
Show Details23min 30s
Pas Habah Bekisnin
Show Details11min 55s
Mentioning The Day in Bentching After The Day is Over
Show Details15min 33s
Holding Food in the Right Hand When Saying a Beracha
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Hatov V'hameitiv (On Wine)
Show Details10min 50s
Halachos Of Zimun
Show Details13min 21s
Hagomel When You Weren't Aware of the Danger
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Giving Food To Somebody Who Won't Say a Beracha
Show Details12min 29s
Eating On The Go
Show Details15min 33s
Hachnasas Orchim
Show Details15min 22s
Descendants of Holocaust Survivors Reciting a Beracha When Visiting Concentration Camps
Show Details16min 29s
Pepper Grinders On Shabbos
Show Details16min 53s
Birchas Ha'ilanos
Show Details16min 46s
Berachos On Smells
Show Details10min 29s
Berachos On Dessert
Show Details10min 35s
Berachos on Cereals
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Beracha on Water
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Beracha On Cheesecake
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Lo Sisna Es Achicha, Hating a Fellow Jew
Show Details16min 18s
Beracha Of Meshaneh Habriyos On Animals And Visiting A Zoo
Show Details15min 36s
Beracha Acharonah On Hot Drinks
Show Details17min 6s
Bentching Al Hakos
Show Details22min 21s
Birchas Hagomel After Recovering From Corona Virus
Show Details17min 10s
Davening While Wearing Gloves or Having Hands in Your Pockets
Show Details11min 48s
Bentching After Al Yichasreinu On Shabbos
Show Details12min 12s
Al Naharos Bavel And Shir Hama'alos
Show Details11min 27s
Additions To Bentching When A Meal Starts On One Day And Ends On Another
Show Details14min 53s
Abridged Versions Of Bentching
Show Details14min 29s
Berachos On Dessert
Show Details10min 35s