Deracheha - Women and Mitzvot (2)
Teacher Title Abstract
שיעורי טקסט Deracheha Staff; Laurie Novick, Director Contact with a Sefer Torah How should a Sefer Torah be Treated? May Women Handle it?
שיעורי טקסט Deracheha Staff; Laurie Novick, Director Dancing with the Torah How did the custom of dancing with the Sefer Torah on Simchat Torah come about? How can women celebrate Simchat Torah during the Hakafot?
שיעורי טקסט Deracheha Staff; Laurie Novick, Director Discharging Another's Obligations How and when can a person discharge someone else’s halakhic obligation? In what situation is this desirable? Who can do this for whom?
שיעורי טקסט Deracheha Staff; Laurie Novick, Director Discharging Another's Obligations II When should a woman discharge a man’s obligations in practice?
שיעורי טקסט Deracheha Staff; Laurie Novick, Director Tzeniut Is tzeniut physical or conceptual? Is it inherently social? Does it change?
שיעורי טקסט Deracheha Staff; Laurie Novick, Director Inclusion in the Miracle WHAT IS THE PRINICIPLE OF "AF HEN HAYU BE-OTO HA-NES"? WHEN AND HOW DOES IT OBLIGATE WOMEN IN MITZVOT?
שיעורי טקסט Deracheha Staff; Laurie Novick, Director Chanuka I: Candle-Lighting Does a Woman light her own Chanuka candles? When does she light for others?
שיעורי טקסט Deracheha Staff; Laurie Novick, Director Chanuka II: Other Observances What other observances of Chanuka are special to Women? Are Women obligated to recite Hallel on Chanuka?
שיעורי טקסט Deracheha Staff; Laurie Novick, Director Dress I: The Basics What is the purpose of clothing? How does this relate to tzeniut? What does halakha say about dress?
שיעורי טקסט Deracheha Staff; Laurie Novick, Director Dress II: The Details What are the halachic parameters for women's clothing?
שיעורי טקסט Deracheha Staff; Laurie Novick, Director Dress III: More Details How do the laws of erva shift in interpersonal settings? How does this affect the laws of women's dress? What are the halakhot concerning skirts and pants?
שיעורי טקסט Deracheha Staff; Laurie Novick, Director Rosh Chodesh What makes Rosh Chodesh a woman's holiday? How does this affect its observance?
שיעורי טקסט Deracheha Staff; Laurie Novick, Director Hallel What is Hallel? When is it recited and why? Who has an obligation to recite it?
שיעורי טקסט Deracheha Staff; Laurie Novick, Director Tefillat Mussaf What is the nature of the mussaf offering? How is it related to the mussaf prayer? Are women obligated to pray tefillat mussaf?
שיעורי טקסט Deracheha Staff; Laurie Novick, Director Mechitza for Prayer Why is gender separation a part of prayer? What purpose does the mechitza serve?