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Episode 31: Jewish Identity – The Kippah, Part 1

by Rabbi Dov Linzer (Posted on February 26, 2019)

What are the halakhot of wearing a kippah? Is it a minhag chasidut or a halakhic obligation? Can you accept a job in a place where you can’t wear a kippah? Rabbi Linzer looks at Rav Moshe’s answers to these questions and more.

To learn the teshuvot along with Rabbi Linzer follow the links below:

Iggros Moshe OH 1-1 Covering your head for going out in the street and making brachot

Iggros Moshe HM 1-93 Working in a place where you can’t wear a kippah

Iggros Moshe OH 4-2 Going bareheaded for work

Iggros Moshe YD 4-11 On the prohibition of bechukoteihem lo teileichu