Nikkur Practicum

April 5, 2013, by

Nikkur Practicum with the Nirbater Rav, Rabbi Ahron Teitelbaum and Reb Yakov Jacubowitz. Recorded on August 26, 2008 at OU World Headquarters in NY, NY as part of the Harry H. Beren ASK OU9 Kashruth Internship Program.

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Pre-Pesach Information Seminar on Various Pesach inyanim

March 13, 2013, by

OU Kosher Presents a special pre-Pesach information seminar for our dedicated RC’s and RFR’s focusing on educating ourselves regarding various Pesach inyanim.

Topics to be discussed include:
Rabbi Eli Gersten – Overview of Kitniyos Shenishtana
Rabbi Gavriel Price – How do we determine Passover status?
Rabbi Dov Schreier – Pesach Predicaments for Food Service

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The Berachos on Cold Cereals: A Hot Topic

March 12, 2013, by

Wake up hungry? Want some cereal? Get a spoon, a bowl–and listen to this Tidbit! In this installment, Rabbi Eli Gersten, the Rabbinic Coordinator with OU Kashruth charged with recording OU Psak and Policy, discusses the berachos made on breakfast cereals. He’ll give you an overview of some of the fundamentals of the laws of berachos, and describe how crucial it is to know how cereals are made. Tune in, and you’ll be ready for action when it’s “crunch” time! If you have questions or comments for Rabbi Gersten please send them to: {encode=”” title=””}

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The Kashrus of Meat

March 8, 2013, by

The Kashrus of Meat by Rabbi Moshe Klarberg, OU Senior Rabbinic Coordinator and Leader of the OU’s Meat Division. – A discussion of contemporary kashrus issues pertaining to Meat. This presentation is the third of the Harry H. Beren ASK OU OUTREACH Kosher SKYPE series of shiurim to Kollel Beth HaTalmud in Melbourne, Australia.

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