Beitzah 7a-b: Are eggs laid only by day?
- Rabbi Mordechai Torczyner
- Jul 17, 2014
- 46 min 15 sec
References: Beitza: 7a, Beitza: 7b
The assumption that a chicken lays eggs only during daylight hours, and its practical halachic ramifications. And the gemara's practice of assuming that a particular event happened in a very unlikely way, rather than believe that it violated a trusted principle.