OU & You

In this video series produced in conjunction with Kosher.com, OU Kosher COO Rabbi Moshe Elefant answers all of your questions about Jewish holidays, halacha, and more!





Am I Required to Have a Seudah on Chanukah?

Why Do We Give Gelt on Chanukah?

Which Comes First? Havdala or Menorah Lighting

Can I Bake or Cook While the Chanukah Menorah is Lit?

Candle Lighting When You’re a Chanukah Guest

Do You Still Need to Check Eggs for Blood?

Eruv Tavshilin when one is a Guest:

What if you Forget to Make an Eruv Tavshilin?

The Eruv Tavshilin Procedure:

Why Do We Make an Eruv Tavshilin?

What are the Required Dimensions for a Sukkah?

Halachot Pertaining to Schach Mats:

What Has to be Eaten in the Sukkah?

The Obligation to be Happy on Yom Tov: