Each parchment is analyzed two times by hand by licensed megihim - supervisors as well as a last check by computer system. All of our Mezuzah Scrolls/Parchments are KosherSKU: CKOSHMEZ.
Kosher Mezuzah Parchment Scroll (Klaf) written by an Israeli scribe (called a Sofer Stam in Hebrew). Dimension 7, which is 2 3/4 x 2 1/2 inches or 7cm. This mezuzah scroll will certainly fit most mezuzah instances. This is the scroll that is put inside the mezuzah instances. It includes the Jewish petition, the Shema, starting with the expression: "Pay attention, Israel, the Lord is our God, the Lord is One." Mezuzot are put on access doors to fulfill the Scriptural rule to proclaim the Shema "on the doorposts of your house and also on your gateways." These are Ashkenazi style - composed on pet skin without whitening so the all-natural elegance of the skin reveals via.
Basic parchments meet minimal demands. High end is a much more sophisticated degree of workmanship. All kosher scrolls are written by a knowledgeable Israeli Sofer (scribe). These scrolls are attractive, legibly transcribed and fulfill stringent requirements of Kashrut. Each scroll is examined both by a 2nd Sofer and by computer at an unique institute in Jerusalem.
For that reason it should be plainly handwritten by a professional scribe on a Kosher pet parchment. All these criteria make the scroll kosher. Orders typically deliver in 1-2 service days from our South Carolina warehouse Criterion shipment takes 3-7 service days Totally free shipping on UNITED STATE orders $75+ Easy returns within thirty days of acquisition.
A claf is a spiritual parchment that is held inside the mezuzah instance. The parchment is hand-written by a scribe who focuses on the spiritual significance of each word. The text inscribed on the parchment is the first three paragraphs of the Shema, the main petition of the Jewish belief.
By: Rabbi Moshe Heinemann In these stormy times, many people have mounted alarm system systems in their residences which provide a sense of protection. There are different kinds of warning device which are either connected to a central system or otherwise. However one thing is clear; the system will just function if all the wires are undamaged, the buttons embeded in the appropriate sequence and also the unit is in working order.
Simply one frayed connection can revoke the entire system. Our feeling of safety need to originate from the acknowledgment that we have a protector in paradise, instead of counting totally on some mechanical tool, devised by man. The Ribbono Shel Olam supervises our houses if we do His will. The mezuzah connected to our doorpost is our security.
Certain letters are etched outside of this mezuzah scroll which say, to name a few things, that through this mezuzah scroll your home is protected. Nevertheless, your house is just protected if the mezuzah "system" is intact; if it is made according to the specs under which it is intended to function.
One has actually not executed the mitzvah which he or she thought they were fulfilling at the time the mezuzah scroll was affixed to the doorpost as well as thereafter, and also the blessing that we claim when affixing the mezuzah was recited fruitless. There are numerous things which can invalidate a mezuzah.
This parchment has to be created from the hide of a kosher pet. The parchment is then scored with an engraving tool which makes grooves. The grooves should be made on the side of the parchment that was nearer to the flesh of the animal. When the scribe writes the scroll, he should beware to form every letter in a particular way with adequate spacing between words.
If there is a deviation from the above specs, the mezuzah scroll is not kosher. It may be repairable depending upon the nature of the problem, yet if it is not fixed it will not meet its role as a mezuzah. It would be similar to any type of other paper on which words of the Torah were written.
Care needs to be taken that the parchment should be rolled, not folded, to prevent splitting letters, which would certainly provide the mezuzah posul, invalid. The mezuzah should be rolled from left to right. The rolled parchment ought to preferably be wrapped in a preliminary protective plastic wrap covering to create a wetness obstacle.
There is no special need pertaining to the product of the case (בית מזוזה). Nevertheless, it would be best to avoid a tight-fitting mezuzah situation where the mezuzah scroll would require to be pushed into television. The mezuzah needs to be attached on the ideal doorpost of the entryway of the room in an inclined placement, preferably at the end of the top third of the doorpost.