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Daily Mitzvah

Positive Commandment 14

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Positive Commandment 14 (Digest)
Tzitzit

"And they shall make for themselves tzitzit"Numbers 15:38.

All males are required to attach tzitzit (fringes) to the corners of their four-cornered garments. One of the fringes on each corner is to be dyed with techelet (a special blue dye).

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
Jacob wished to reveal the end [i.e., the time of Moshiach's coming] to his sons, whereupon the Divine Presence departed from him and he spoke of other things
  –Rashi's commentary on Genesis 49:1
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