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You shall not shave your beard with a razor
Leviticus 19:27 "Neither shall you mar the corners of your beard" As with the above Negative Mitzvah, Jewish men are cautioned against shaving their beards. This commandment applies to the use of a razor (or a utensil that is like a razor) in order to sha...
Translation 7 Cheshvon 5750 [November 5, 1989] B”H. To Reb Schneur Zalman Jaffe Since I have seen you today with a beautiful countenanceThis is a play on the Hebrew word for Jaffe, יפה=beautiful. ZJ had recently begun growing his beard after his illness o...
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