Fast of Erev Shabbat Parshat Chukat:Part 1
- Rabbi Eric Goldstein
- Jul 8, 2019
- 7 min 28 sec
Series: Ten Minute Halacha
Venue: Young Israel of Great Neck
The fast of Erev Shabbat Chukat is based on the burning of the Sifrei Hatalmud in Paris in 1244 as well as the destruction of two communities during the Chmielnitzki pogroms.
- Contemporary Halacha: Flying from Toronto to Taiwan and back on a fast day, or on a Friday or on a Saturday night