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The Torah Matzav
Friday, March 5, 2021
Mori V'Rabi doesn't know
In Shulchan Aruch (Y.D. 283) it says One may not
write a מגילה with only a
few פרשיות of the Torah.
When writing a Chumash one must write a complete Sefer Torah with all
The ט"ז writes, that being it is too expensive to write a complete
for children learning Chumash, therefore, Poskim were lenient and
to write a מגילה with just a few פרשיות. The היתר is based on the Pasuk
עת לעשות לה' הפרו תורתך.
There are times when we don't follow the Halacha for a greater
The היתר is only for this purpose so children will be able to learn.
Mori V’rabi Harav Hagaon R. Shlomo Miller Shlita said he doesn't
know of a
reason to be מתיר to write the פרשת קטרת on a קלף. He does not
know why a
Segulah should be enough of a reason of "הפרו