Kollel Iyun Hadaf, Jerusalem
(a) What is the Safek of 'Shnei Shevilin', and why can that not be the Safek referred to in the Beraisa of 'Chalasah Teluyah?The Safek that *is* referred to is that of 'Nish'an'.
(b) What is 'Nish'an', and what is then the Chidush?2)
(a) What degree of Tum'ah is a Tevul Yom?A 'Mei'es Le'es she'be'Nidah' is Metamei 'Chulin she'Na'asu Al Taharas ha'Kodesh', but not 'Chulin she'Na'asu Al Taharas Terumah', which appears to include 'Chulin ha'Tevulin le'Chalah'.
(c) In that case, do we not have a proof from here that Chulin ha'Tevulin le'Chalah, is *not* considered Chalah ? (two answers).3)
(a) By which four women do we say 'Dayan Sha'atan', according to Rebbi Eliezer?Rebbi Yehoshua agrees in the case of a Besulah.
(b) What is a Besulah in this regard?Rebbi Meir holds that, if the mother either gave her baby to a wet-nurse, weaned her baby, or if the baby died, then she is Metamei Mei'es Le'es.
(d) What do the Chachamim say to that?
(a) What does the Mishnah regard an old woman in this regard?5) Rebbi Yehoshua argues that he only heard of Dayah Sha'atah by a Besulah.
(a) What was Rebbi Eliezer's objection to that statement?After Rebbi Eliezer's death, Rebbi Yehoshua issued a ruling like Rebbi Eliezer.
(b) Why did he make a point of not issuing this ruling during Rebbi Eliezer's lifetime?6) Rav Yehudah, quoting Shmuel, rules like Rebbi Eliezer in four cases:
case of Dayah Sha'atah;
(a) In this last case, what is Rebbi Yehoshua's objection (from a Tevul Yom), and how does Rebbi Eliezer over-rule his objection?7) Since the Mishnah itself rules in three out of the four above cases like Rebbi Eliezer, why did Shmuel find it necessary to add his own ruling?