Carrying on Shabbos

In a location which is considered public domain or a carmelis, it is forbidden—halachah l’Moshe Misinai– to carry an object more than four amos on Shabbos if there is no eruv. The amah should be measured according to the smaller of the generally accepted opinions of the size of an amah: 48 cm. It is… Continue reading Carrying on Shabbos

The Prohibition of Cooking and Eating Fish and Meat Together

Chazal had a tradition that it was forbidden to eat meat and fish that were cooked or roasted together. This prohibition applies to all fish and all meats, including fowl. If fluid from a fish falls into fluid from meat or fluid from meat falls into fluid of fish, the mixture is forbidden. If meat… Continue reading The Prohibition of Cooking and Eating Fish and Meat Together