The House & The World
Join Rabbi Yehoshua Geller as he covers a range of Halachic issues that are important for the continued establishment of a Jewish home and throughout the year. Halachic topics during the first part of the course will include: Mezuza, Tefillin, Tzedaka, Bikur Cholim (visiting the sick) and doctors, Ribbit (interest), and Eruvim. Halachic topics during the second part of the course will include issues pertaining to Sukkot, Chanukah, Purim, and Pesach.
The House & The World: Lesson 7
What is considered a wall. Please see pages 14-17. Also, see the very nice Halachic summary of the Sydney eruv on the extra reading sheet on page 18, which includes using Omed Meru-be, cliffs etc. http://www.chareidi.org/archives5761/tzav/auserv.htm Also note the page of terminologies on the last slide per public request.
The House & The World: Lesson 20
Rabbi Yehoshua Geller received Smicha from Rav Mordechai Elefant zt"l and the ITRI Yeshiva, where he was a Talmid for many years. He served as the Rosh Beit Medrash of the English Speakers' Program at the Jerusalem College of Technology/Machon Lev, Rabbi Geller has also taught at Yeshivat Yam HaTalmud and Yeshivat Hamivtar. Rabbi Geller holds an M.A. in Hebrew Studies.