Translation:Shulchan Aruch

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Shulchan Aruch
by Yosef Karo, translated from Hebrew by Wikisource
The w:Shulchan Aruch (Hebrew: שולחן ערוך, literally: "Set Table") (also Shulhan Aruch or Shulchan Arukh) is a codification, or written manual, of halacha (Jewish law), composed by Rabbi Yosef Karo in the 16th century. Together with its commentaries, it is frequently considered the most authoritative compilation of halacha since the Talmud. This original English translation is being done by Wikisource contributors.

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This work was published before January 1, 1926, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.