The Three Weeks

Mishnas Chayim – The Three Weeks: What Are We Missing?

July 21, 2009

In keeping with the atmosphere of aveilus (mourning) for the Beis Hamikdash, Jews the world over meticulously observe the various restrictions that are in effect at this time. In fact, as the Bach points out (Orach Chaim 551), many of the practices adopted and adhered to over the centuries go well beyond the letter of the law, as recorded in the Mishnah. Read the text version