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Red threads on bedikot – from towels?

30 April, 2018

Question:

Sometimes I get these tiny tiny tiny red strings on my bedikah cloths and underwear. I'm not really sure what they are but I do have red towels in my bathroom. What should I consider them on my bedikah cloths?


Answer:

If you can remove the strings from the bedikah cloth and they don't leave behind any residue, then you may disregard them. This is especially true if you have a possible explanation of their origin (the red towels).

Please feel free to get back to us with any further questions.

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