'Zomet' News
The Zomet Institute at the GA 2013
Dan Marans the executive director of The Zomet Institute, will be speaking at the GA in Jerusalem
Zomet celebrates 33
Zomet has just published its 33 Volume of Tchumin (HEB)
R. Rozen "it's YES to the Shabbat Elevator"
Rabbi Yisrael Rozen explains why the Shabbat Elevator is Kosher
Point Of View
The Arab MK's are not at Fault, We Are       

   On Rosh Hashanah, all the creatures of the world pass in front of the Holy One, Blessed be He, like a herd of sheep. This corresonds not only to individuals but also to whole nations, as we say in the Mussaf prayer on Rosh Hashanah: "It is declared about the countries: which ones will fight by the sword and which will live in peace, which ones will have famine and which will be satiated." It is written, "Everybody is judged on Rosh Hashanah" [Tosefta] – both individuals and nations. It is necessary for us to repent not only at the level of individuals but also on a national level. On a personal level, let everybody do his or her own personal reckoning. At a national level, it is good and proper to perform this task openly, in public...  To the complete article.

  • Uses almost no electricity
  • Compact and portable
  • Strong and flexible
  • Safe - has no glass
  • can be hung on the wall
  • Works with electric current worldwide
  • We invite you to our new interactive lecture hall. An unforgettable adventure about Halacha and Technology synthesized in modern living. 

    A gas timer for Yom Tov

     

    A New Innovation

    An innovative technology developed at the Zomet Institute for opening doors with electric and magnetic locking systems on Shabbat via ‘current changing’

    Electricity on Shabbat

  • Why is the use of electricity forbidden on Shabbat?
  • What about changing the strength of an existing current?
  • Buying a New Fridge?

    Once everything was simple, remove the bulb from the refrigerator - not a sweat. Can we do the same with modern refrigerators? Which fridge is preferred from a halachic perspective – a digital fridge or mechanical? When you open the door on Shabbat the fan works, is that all right?
    In these guidelines you will find general information on the subject.

    Electric Shaver

    Shaving with a razor is forbidden by the Torah law; however "scissors that are like a razor" can be used lechatchila.
  • Which category does the electric shaver fit into?

  • Rabbi Rosen, head of The Zomet Institute , displays laboratory photographs of razor blades in action, and draws the conclusions.
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