• September 25, 2022
  • 29 5782, Elul
  • פרשת וילך

Gid Hanashe in Halacha & Lore

Gid Hanashe in Halacha & Lore

The Torah tells us that because an angel touched Jacob’s thigh, seemingly injuring him, we do not eat the sciatic nerve, otherwise known as Gid hanasheh. Join Rabbi Dr. Stuart Fischman as explores the sources, the halacha, and approaches to understanding why from Rav Kook, Chassidic and other texts.

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October 31, 2022
36
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4
Hours
49
Mins

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Monday 5:00 pm
October 31, 2022 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Gid Hanashe in Halacha & Lore: Gid Hanashe in Halacha & Lore
Class description
November 7, 2022 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Gid Hanashe in Halacha & Lore: Gid Hanashe in Halacha & Lore
Class description

Rabbi Dr. Stuart Fischman graduated from Yeshiva University in 1980 and the dental school of Columbia University in 1985. In 1989 he began studying and teaching at Yeshivat Hamivtar and now studies and teaches at Yeshivat Machanaim in Efrat. He has rabbinic ordination from Rav Zalman Nechemia Goldberg.