pre-pesach

OU Kosher Pre-Pesach Webinar 5778/2018

The OU Kosher panelists: Rabbi Moshe Elefant, Chief Operating Officer Rabbi Gavriel Price, Rabbinic Coordinator for Ingredient Research Rabbi Eli Gersten, Rabbinic Coordinator and Halachic Recorder We also featured the OU Certified GE Shabbos Keeper from Zman Technologies

OU Kosher Pre-Pesach Webinar 2017

OU Kosher Pre-Pesach Webinar 2016

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OU Kosher Pre-Pesach Webcast 2015

Moderated by Rabbi Eli Eleff, rabbinic coordinator and consumer relations administrator, this year’s panel consisted of Rabbi Moshe Elefant, Chief Operations Officer of OU Kosher; Rabbi Nachum Rabinowitz, senior rabbinic coordinator and Passover Directory editor; Rabbi Gavriel Price, rabbinic coordinator for ingredient research; and Rabbi Eli Gersten, rabbinic coordinator and halachic recorder. Questions discussed in […]

OU Kosher Pre-Pesach Webcast 2014

Watch the full video of the first OU Kosher pre-Passover webinar for rabbis. OU Kosher halachic posek Rav Hershel Schachter answers general questions, such as bedikas chametz if you are away; mechiras chametz; does aspartame pose a problem?” etc.  Rabbi Dov Schreier, OU Kosher rabbinic coordinator and food service specialist, discusses Passover food service standards and policies; and Rabbi Gavriel Price, OU Kosher rabbinic coordinator and […]

OU Kosher Pre-Pesach Webcast 5773 (2013)

Download the Audio In this extra-special VIDEO, OU Kashruth’s Senior Poskim, Rav Yisroel Belsky, Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshiva Torah Vodaath, and Rav Hershel Schachter, Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshivas Rabbeinu Yitzchok Elchonon, provide practical guidance for the Seder and for Pesach preparations. Tune in as they address such questions as: Is quinoa Kitniyos? Must I check […]

OU Kosher Pre-Pesach Webcast 5771 (2011)

In this extra-special VIDEO, OU Kashruth’s Senior Poskim, Rav Yisroel Belsky, Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshiva Torah Vodaath, and Rav Hershel Schachter, Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshivas Rabbenu Yitzchok Elchanon, provide practical guidance for the Seder and for Pesach preparations. Tune in as they address such questions as: How far must one go in one’s cleaning? Do […]

OU Kosher Pre-Pesach Webcast 5770 (2010)

In this extra-special VIDEO, the OU Kashruth’s Senior Poskim, Rav Yisroel Belsky, Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshiva Torah Vodaath, and Rav Hershel Schachter, Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshivas Rabbenu Yitzchok Elchanon, provide practical guidance for the Seder and for Pesach preparations. Tune in as they address such questions as: How far must one go in one’s cleaning? […]

OU Kosher Pre-Pesach Webcast 5769 (2009)

In this extra-special video, the Orthodox Union’s prominent Poskim, Rav Yisroel Belsky, Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshiva Torah V’Da’as, and Rav Hershel Schachter, Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshivas Rabbenu Yitzchok Elchanon, return to focus on issues of practical halacha related to Pesach. This year’s topics include: Is Quinoa on the list of Kitniyos?; What areas need to […]

OU Kosher Pre-Pesach Webcast 5768 (2008)

In this extra-special video, the Orthodox Union’s prominent Poskim, Rav Yisroel Belsky, Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshiva Torah V’Da’as, and Rav Hershel Schachter, Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshivas Rabbenu Yitzchok Elchanon, focus on issues of practical halacha related to Pesach. Topics include: Erev Pesach that falls on Shabbos; which inedibles (e.g., paper towels and plates) require Pesach certification; […]