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    • Yaakov Ainoris
    • 18.06.13 | 16:50 (IDT)

    I like how you call this "an ancient ritual bath" instead of a Mikvah...all observant jews are required to build maintain and use such even today... There are dozens in brooklyn used every day... I am building one on long islands south shore and am perplexed by the lack of knowledge of such by american jews...The Rambam has much to say about kairite jews not using them in Israel and corrected this error. Today Chabad is building many around the world and educating us in this law from HaShem... It is equal in importence as a sefer Torah or bris milah. Thank HaShem for their efforts in educating all jews in halacha.. Ps it is not a baptism pool...lol yaakov ainoris

    from the article: Discovery of ancient ritual bath makes waves among U.S. Jews
    First published 15:32 18.06.13 | Last updated 18:32 17.06.13
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