Synonyms for tzalach or Related words with tzalach
Examples of "tzalach"
Based on the responsa of the leading Yemenite Rabbi, Rabbi Yachya
it is apparent that the common practice of giving the gifts was adhered to by common Yemenite Jewry, up and well into the nineteenth century.
Tzadka married Fahima Batat, daughter of Rabbi Selim
Batat of Baghdad, in 1934. They had five sons and two daughters. Fahima died at the age of 57, after which Tzadka remarried, to Tamar Asuderi, who survived him.
Rabbi Yiḥya Ṣāleḥ (alternative spellings: Yichya
; Yehiya Saleh), known by the acronym of Maharitz () = "Moreinu HaRav Yichya
", (1713 – 1805), was one of the greatest exponents of Jewish law known to Yemen. He is the author of a liturgical commentary entitled "Etz Ḥayyim" (The Tree of Life), in which he follows closely the legal dicta of Maimonides. Rabbi Yiḥya Ṣāleḥ is widely remembered for his ardent work in preserving Yemenite Jewish customs and traditions, which he articulated so well in his many writings, but also for his adopting certain Spanish rites and liturgies that had already become popular in Yemen. In this regard, he was strongly influenced by the Rabbis of his previous generation, Rabbi Yehudah Sa'adi and Rabbi Yihya al-Bashiri. Initially, Rabbi Yiḥya Ṣāleḥ worked as a blacksmith until the age of thirty, after which he worked as a scrivener of sacred texts (Heb. "sofer"), before becoming chief jurist of the rabbinical court ("Beth Din") in Sana'a.
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