Arukh HaShulḥan

ערוך השולחן, the Arukh HaShulḥan, lit. “the table is set”. A work of halakha by Rabbi Yechiel Michel Epstein, the 19th century Lithuanian scholar and thinker, later called by the name of this, his greatest book. The Arukh HaShulḥan is a clarification of the definitive Shulḥan Arukh – שֻׁלְחָן עָרוּך – the most widely referenced codification of Jewish Law.

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