Concerning Mikvah Immersion, N’tilas Yodayim, Wearing Tefillin, And Immersing Utensils
ALSO INCLUDES: The Halachos Of Brochos For These Mitzvos, And The General Halachos Of N’tilas Yodayim
The halachos of chatzitzah are of practical importance for every Jew. This book discusses the various situations when Jewish law requires that there be no interposition between two things, because such a separation would interfere with fulfilling the mitzvah.
MIKVAH: An informative chapter on chatzitzos that may invalidate mikvah immersion, such as:
Skin problems – acne, blisters, peeling skin
Common objects – contact lenses, ink stains, makeup
Medical/dental issues – IV catheter, braces, tooth extractions
N’TILAS YODAYIM: In addition to a comprehensive explanation of the halachos of n’tilas yodayim, this section details circumstances that would be problematic or constitute a chatzitzah when ritually washing one’s hands: