Massekhet Oholot


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אוהלות – “tents”. The second tractate of Seder Tohorot, found in the Mishna but not in the Gemara itself. With 18 chapters, Massekhet Oholot discusses impurity of corpses, and how they can transfer that impurity through a membrane-like structure, such as a tent.

Read more in the Jewish Encyclopedia.

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