Listen to host Rabbi Zvi Goldberg and his guest, Jewish time expert Rabbi Dovid Heber discuss Jewish time (10/6/21). They answer your questions in addition to discussing:
• a 'behind the scenes' review of Rabbi Heber's new book, The Intriguing World of Jewish Time
• how time affects kashrus certification
• the "World Calendar" and how it would have affected Jewish life
• why a girl cannot become bas mitzva in Adar 1
The Jewish calendar is complex, but Rabbi Heber makes the topic clear and easy to understand. In addition to his newly published work which includes 150 questions and answers on Jewish time, he previously authored Sefer Shaarei Zmanim.
Listen to host Rabbi Zvi Goldberg and his guest, STAR-K Director of Development Steve Sichel discuss Kosher Travel Post Lockdowns (6/23/21). They answer your travel questions in addition to discussing:
• What you need to know before planning your trip
• How travel has changed: practical advice about food, flights, hotels, and rental cars
• Applicable halachos for your trip, including Shabbos, davening, Tefilas Haderech and kosher food
Steve Sichel has travelled over 2 million miles throughout his career at STAR-K, visiting all 50 states and over 25 countries. He flew over 50,000 miles during the past year alone!