Prohibition against listening to a woman sing - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Elliot
    • 16.01.12 | 06:03 (IST)

    I graduated from Yeshiva University which by no means was monolithic in terms of the way peopel practiced all facets of orthodoxy. The chief rabbi allowed students to go to the opera because he felt that the prohibition against hearing a woman sing does not apply to classical music. Still many students will not go to an opera. What we have to do is to keep our own religious views and respect the rights of others to have their points of view.

    from the article: Yeshiva head quits over IDF policy banning boycotts of events with women singers
    First published 00:24 16.01.12 | Last updated 00:24 16.01.12
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