Halacha Tag: blood

Which Blood is Niddah Blood

Only uterine blood can make a woman niddah or have the halachot of a ketem. Blood that originated from the outside of the cervix or from the vaginal canal does not render a woman niddah. If a woman can identify a non-uterine source for the blood found, the woman is not niddah. If, when doing […]

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What is Niddah?

A woman becomes niddah when blood leaves her uterus through the cervix. It does not matter how much or how little blood has come out, by Torah law even the smallest amount of uterine bleeding will make a woman niddah. Biblically a woman becomes niddah only if the discharge was one of four colors of […]

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