Brachos 55 – ברכות נה

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 Today’s Daf Yomi Question:

The Gemara instructs us to say a prayer for dreams during Birchas Kohanim.  What is the connection between dreams and Birchas Kohanim?

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Eruvin 4 – עירובין ד

If there is a Chatzitza present on most of the hair, the Tevillah is passul.  Rashi describes the hair being knotted one by one.  Why is this considered a Chatitza on most of the hair if only a minute portion of each hair contains the knot (which prevents water from entering the interior of that knot)?

We learn that Shiurim were learned from Sinai.  We also learn about the seeming uncertainty as to the exact size of an Amma.  How can there be a safek about something which was taught through a Halacha lemoshe misinai (see Ramba”m’s Introduction to Mishnah)?

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Eruvin 4 – עירובין ד

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Today’s Daf Yomi Question:

If there is a Chatzitza present on most of the hair, the Tevillah is passul.  Rashi describes the hair being knotted one by one.  Why is this considered a Chatitza on most of the hair if only a minute portion of each hair contains the knot (which prevents water from entering the interior of that knot)?

We learn that Shiurim were learned from Sinai.  We also learn about the seeming uncertainty as to the exact size of an Amma.  How can there be a safek about something which was taught through a Halacha lemoshe misinai (see Ramba”m’s Introduction to Mishnah)?

Yoma 52 – יומא נב

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Next day’s Daf Yomi  – Yoma 53

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Succah 5 – סוכה ה

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Insights on Today’s Daf

1) Why would the Tzitz be engraved on two lines?

2) How do the Chachamim relate to the Tzitz seen in Rome?

3) The Rambam’s shita on the Titz.

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Next day’s Daf Yomi – Succah 6

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Bava Basra 98 – בבא בתרא צח

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Next day’s Daf Yomi – Bava Basra 99

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