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Daily Mitzvah

Negative Commandment 352, 347, 346

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Negative Commandment 352 (Digest)
Uncle-Nephew Incest

"You shall not uncover the nakedness of your father's brother"Leviticus 18:14.

It is forbidden for a man to engage in homosexual relations with his father's brother. One who does so transgresses two prohibitions: the general prohibition against homosexuality as well as this specific prohibition.

Negative Commandment 347 (Digest)

"You shall not commit adultery"Exodus 20:13.

It is forbidden to engage in adultery with a married woman.

Negative Commandment 346 (Digest)
Relations with a Menstruating Woman

"And to a woman during the uncleanness of her separation you shall not come near"Leviticus 18:19.

It is forbidden to have sexual relations with a menstruating woman during the seven-day period of her ritual impurity—and afterwards until she immerses in a mikvah (ritual pool).

Translation of (the unabridged text of) Sefer Hamitzvot by Rabbi Berel Bell, member of the Rabbinical Court of Montreal and director of Teacher Training for the Jewish Learning Institute.

From "Sefer Hamitzvot in English," published by Sichos in English.
Daily Quote
"Miriam... took a tambourine in her hand; and all the women went out after her with timbrels and with dances..." (Song at the Sea, Exodus 15:20) How did the Israelites have tambourines in the desert? But the righteous women of that generation were certain that G-d will perform miracles for them, and they prepared tambourines and dances while still in Egypt...
  –Midrash Mechiilta; Rashi on verse
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