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Daily Mitzvah

Day 237: Positive Commandment 96

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Positive Commandment 96 (Digest)
Ritual Impurity of an Animal Carcass

We are commanded regarding the ritual impurity [contained in and emitted by] an animal carcass. [I.e., when contracted, one must follow all the laws associated with this impurity.]

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
You ask how you can be connected with me when I do not know you personally... The true bond is created by Torah learning. When you study my teachings, read my talks and associate with those dear to me -- the chassidic community and the yeshivah students -- in their studies and farbrengens (gatherings), and you fulfill my request regarding reciting tehillim and observing Torah-study times -- in this is the bond...
  –Rabbi Yosef Yitzchak of Lubavitch (quoted in Hayom Yom for Sivan 24)
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