Is “Split Chicken” a Lubavitch Chumra?

Watch at 7 PM: Harav Gedalya Oberlander will answer practical halachic questions including “split chicken,” buying chometz from a Jewish store that was open during Pesach, waxing eyebrows during sefira, female mezuman, and birkas ha’ilanos after Nissan.

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The series of Halacha Q&A with Harav Gedalya Oberlander on has garnered much interest from community members and rabbonim alike. The common and contemporary questions are addressed with direct and practical answers.

Harav Gedalya Oberlander is the rov of Heichal Menachem in Monsey, NY, and a member of Vaad Rabbonei Lubavitch, and he is known for his breadth of knowledge and clear psak. He will be answering contemporary shailos in a weekly column on

Shailos can be emailed to [email protected].

The shiur will take place on Sundays at 7:00 pm EDT and will be streamed exclusively on

For all previous videos, click here.

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  1. If i remember correctly, there is a letter of the Rebbe in where someone asks about answering a Zimun at a Chasunah. Brought in Shaarei Halochah U’Minhog.

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