The Laws of Tevilah
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More than two hundred years ago, Rabbi Avraham Danzig was asked by European Torah authorities to produce a work
Sefer Chochmas Adam was written in consultation with two of the greatest Torah scholars of the time -- Rabbi Chaim of Volozhin and Rabbi Yaakov of Lisa (the
Sefer Chochmas Adam on Hilchos Tevilah (Laws of Ritual Immersion) features:
- The complete original Hebrew text of Sefer Chochmas Adam
- A full and lucid English translation of the Hebrew text
- A comprehensive English commentary with extensive background materials and explanation of the text, plus selected halachic decisions of contemporary
- A newly revised and uniquely formatted edition of the complete original Hebrew
- Helpful introductions and appendices
Author: Dr. Yehoshua Cohen