What are kitniyot and who can eat them? Join Rabbi Dr. Stuart Fischman and explore how these foods became a problem for certain communities. What do contemporary poskim have to say about the minhag? If your family never ate kitniyot, can you suddenly have them on Pesach if you choose?
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.