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Asking about brown

27 April, 2006

Question:

I usually see brown stains after my period. As they are always exactly of the same colour and texture I was wondering if I can decide myself when this kind of stain reappears if it was previously approved by a Rabbi?


Answer:

If a halachic authority rules three times that a stain of a certain color that comes regularly after your period is okay, and you are certain (without a doubt!) that the color is the same, and was found in the same circumstances, you need not consult a halachic authority again.


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