When are we obligated to sit a sukka? When are the sick exempt? Is there any obligation for women? What defines a meal which requires sitting in a sukka? We will examine the primary rabbinic sources in Hebrew, translate them into English and explain them.
About Rabbi Dovid Fink
In addition to being one of Rabbi Brovender's first students, Rabbi Dovid Fink is an outstanding expert and teacher of Halacha. Rabbi Fink received his Rabbinic ordination from ITRI and the Mir and was awarded his Ph.D in Semitic Languages and Linguistics from Yale University. Rav Fink has taught thousands of students from all over the world for over 20 years.
September 2, 2012 8:00PM - 9:00PM May Women Sit in a Sukka?
We will begin with the question of women sitting in a sukka. This is part of the broader question: if a person is exempt from a mitsva, may he or she go ahead and perform it? A link with sources in Hebrew has been sent to all participants. In class we will translate and analyse these sources?