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Rabbi Dovid Lipman

Rabbi Dovid Lipman was born and raised in the community of Silver Spring, Maryland, in the United States. He received his Bachelor's in Talmudic Law from Ner Israel Rabbinical College in Baltimore, Maryland, and his rabbinic ordination from Rabbi Zalman Nechemiah Goldberg, in Israel.

He also studied at the University of Maryland (Baltimore Campus), and at the Torah Institutions of Netzach Israel and Torah Ore, as well as the Mir Yeshiva.

Rabbi Dovid Lipman now lives in Beitar Illit, Israel, with his wife and children.

(You can click on this link to his old Torah files which we have recently begun uploading.)

Contents of
Halacha Sources
The Halachos of Chanukah

Orach Chayim, 670
Things that are Assur or Muttar on the Days of Chanukah

Orach Chayim, 671
The Basic System of Chanukah Candles (and their location)

Orach Chayim, 672
The Lighting Time for the Chanukah Candles

Orach Chayim, 673
Oils and Wicks that are Valid for Chanukah

Orach Chayim, 674
When is it Muttar to Light One Candle From Another?

Orach Chayim, 675
The Lighting Makes the Mitzvah (not the setting in place)

Orach Chayim, 676
The Order of the Brachos and the Lighting

Orach Chayim, 677
The Halachos of a "Guest" concerning Chanukah Candles

Orach Chayim, 678
Precedence of Shabbos Candles over Chanukah Candles

Orach Chayim, 679
Chanukah Candle-lighting on the Eve of the Shabbos

Orach Chayim, 680
Placing Candles Close to the Entrance (the night of Shabbos)

Orach Chayim, 681
Using Chanukah Candles for Havdalah (and the Order)

Orach Chayim, 682
The Halachos of Al HaNissim on Chanukah

Orach Chayim, 683
Hallel is Completed on all Eight Days of Chanukah

Orach Chayim, 684
The Order of the Torah Reading on Chanukah