Virtual Beit Midrash Halacha Archive


Source: Virtual Beit Midrash


The Virtual Beit Midrash of Yeshivat Har Etzion has made available online over 300 written lectures on halacha (Jewish Law). The archived lectures written by the staff of the Yeshiva over the last thirteen years cover a wide range of halachik areas and are topically indexed and easily retrievable in digital format (Microsoft Word Documents).


Among the topics addressed by the lessons:


  • Shabbat and Other Jewish Holidays
  • Kashrut
  • Blessings and Prayer
  • Death and Mourning
  • Shemita
  • Giyur (Conversion)
  • Monetary Relationships

A number of lessons deal with modern halachik questions such as:

  • Medical Experiments Performed on Humans
  • Organ Transplants – Establishing the Time of Death
  • Halachik Challenges of Electronic Reproductions

The Israel Koschitzky Virtual Beit Midrash of Yeshivat Har Etzion, provides Orthodox yeshiva-style courses and shiurim (Torah lectures) in Torah and Judaism to students of all ages outside the Yeshiva walls. Over 18,000 subscribers in every continent throughout the world receive by email weekly lectures in Bible, Talmud, Halakha, Jewish Philosophy and other Jewish topics in English, Hebrew,and Russian.

Updated: Feb. 08, 2009