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Daily Mitzvah

Day 104: Positive Commandment 148

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Positive Commandment 148 (Digest)
Sending Away the Mother Bird

"You shall surely send away the mother, and the children you may take for yourself"—Deuteronomy 22:7.

We are commanded to send away the mother bird before taking its young.

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.
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Jewish wealth is not houses and gold. The everlasting Jewish wealth is: Being Jews who keep Torah and Mitzvot, and bringing into the world children and grandchildren who keep Torah and Mitzvot
  –Hayom Yom, Nissan 9
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