SIDEBAR - "The Positive and Negative Commandments"
 

The 248 Positive
Commandments


RELATIONSHIP TO GOD

P 1 Exodus 20:2 - To believe in God 

P 2 Deuteronomy 6:4 -To acknowledge the Unity of God 

P 3 Deuteronomy 6:5 - To love God 

P 4 Deuteronomy 6:13 - To fear God 

P 5 Exodus 23:25; Deuteronomy 11:13; 13:5 - To serve God 

P 6 Deuteronomy 10:20 - To cleave to God 

P 7 Deuteronomy 10:20 - On taking an oath by God's Name 

P 8 Deuteronomy 28:9 - On walking in God's ways 

P 9 Leviticus 22:32 - On Sanctifying God's Name 

TORAH 

P 10 Deuteronomy 6:7 - On reciting the Sh'ma each morning and evening 

P 11 Deuteronomy 6:7 - On studying and teaching Torah 

P 12 Deuteronomy 6:8 - On binding Tefillin on the head 

P 13 Deuteronomy 6:8 - On binding Tefillin on the hand 

P 14 Numbers 15:38 - On making Tzitzit with thread of blue, garments corners 

P 15 Deuteronomy 6:9 - On affixing a Mezuzah to doorposts and gates 

P 16 Deuteronomy 31:12 - On Assembling each 7th year to hear the Torah read 

P 17 Deuteronomy 17:18 - On that a king must write a copy of Torah for himself 

P 18 Deuteronomy 31:19 - On that everyone should have a Torah scroll 

P 19 Deuteronomy 8:10 - On praising God after eating, Grace after meals 

TEMPLE AND THE PRIESTS 

P 20 Exodus 25:8 - On building a Sanctuary/(Tabernacle/Temple) for God 

P 21 Leviticus 19:30 - On respecting the Sanctuary 

P 22 Numbers 18:4 - On guarding the Sanctuary 

P 23 Numbers 18:23 - On Levitical services in the Tabernacle 

P 24 Exodus 30:19 - On Cohanim washing hands & feet before entering Temple 

P 25 Exodus 27:21 - On kindling the Menorah by the Cohanim 

P 26 Numbers 6:23 - On the Cohanim blessing Israel 

P 27 Exodus 25:30 - On the Showbread before the Ark 

P 28 Exodus 30:7 - On Burning the Incense on the Golden Altar twice daily 

P 29 Leviticus 6:6 - On the perpetual fire on the Altar 

P 30 Leviticus 6:3 - On removing the ashes from the Altar 

P 31 Numbers 5:2 - On removing unclean persons from the camp 

P 32 Leviticus 21:8 - On honoring the Cohanim 

P 33 Exodus 28:2 - On the garments of the Cohanim 

P 34 Numbers 7:9 - On Cohanim bearing the Ark on their shoulders 

P 35 Exodus 30:31 - On the holy anointing oil 

P 36 Deuteronomy 18:6-8 - On the Cohanim ministering in rotation/watches 

P 37 Leviticus 21:2-3 - On the Cohanim being defiled for dead relatives 

P 38 Leviticus 21:13 - On that Cohen haGadol may only marry a virgin 

SACRIFICES 

P 39 Numbers 28:3 - On the twice Daily Burnt, tamid, offerings 

P 40 Leviticus 6:13 - On Cohen haGadol's twice daily meal offering 

P 41 Numbers 28:9 - On the Shabbat additional, musaf, offering 

P 42 Numbers 28:11 - On the New Moon, Rosh Chodesh, additional offering 

P 43 Leviticus 23:36 - On the Pesach additional offering 

P 44 Leviticus 23:10 - On the second day of Pesach meal offering of the Omer 

P 45 Numbers 28:26 - On the Shavuot additional, musaf, offering 

P 46 Leviticus 23:17 - On the Two Loaves of bread Wave offering on Shavuot 

P 47 Numbers 29:1-2 - On the Rosh HaShannah additional offering 

P 48 Numbers 29:7-8 - On the Yom Kippur additional offering 

P 49 Leviticus 16 - On the service of Yom Kippur, Avodah 

P 50 Numbers 29:13 - On the Sukkot, musaf, offerings 

P 51 Numbers 29:36 - On the Shemini Atzeret additional offering 

P 52 Exodus 23:14 - On the three annual Festival pilgrimages to the Temple 

P 53 Exodus 34:23; - On appearing before YHVH during the Festivals (Deuteronomy 16:16) 

P 54 Deuteronomy 16:14 - On rejoicing on the Festivals 

P 55 Exodus 12:6 - On the 14th of Nisan slaughtering the Pesach lamb 

P 56 Exodus 12:8 - On eating the roasted Pesach lamb night of Nisan 15 

P 57 Numbers 9:11 - On slaughtering the Pesach Sheini, Iyyar 14, offering 

P 58 Numbers 9:11; - On eating the Pesach Sheini lamb with Matzah and Maror 

P 59 Numbers 10:9-10 - Trumpets for Feast sacrifices brought & for tribulation 

P 60 Leviticus 22:27 - On minimum age of cattle to be offered  

P 61 Leviticus 22:21 On offering only unblemished sacrifices  

P 62 Leviticus 2:13 On bringing salt with every offering 

P 63 Leviticus 1:2 On the Burnt-Offering 

P 64 Leviticus 6:18 On the Sin-Offering 

P 65 Leviticus 7:1 On the Guilt-Offering 

P 66 Leviticus 3:1 On the Peace-Offering 

P 67 Leviticus 2:1; On the Meal-Offering 

P 68 Leviticus 4:13 On offerings for a Court (Sanhedrin) that has erred 

P 69 Leviticus 4:27 Fixed Sin-Offering, by one unknowingly breaking a karet

P 70 Leviticus 5:17 Suspensive Guilt-Offering if doubt of breaking a karet 

P 71 Leviticus 5:15; Unconditional Guilt-Offering, for stealing, etc. 

P 72 Leviticus 5:1-11 Offering higher or lower value, according to ones means 

P 73 Numbers 5:6-7 To confess one's sins before God and repent from them P

 74 Leviticus 15:13 On offering brought by a zav (man with a discharge) 

P 75 Leviticus 15:28 Offering brought by a zavah (woman with a discharge) 

P 76 Leviticus 12:6 On offering brought by a woman after childbirth 

P 77 Leviticus 14:10 On offering brought by a leper after being cleansed 

P 78 Leviticus 27:32 On the Tithe of one's cattle 

P 79 Exodus 13:2 Sacrificing the First-born of clean (permitted) cattle 

P 80 Exodus 22:28; On Redeeming the First-born of man, Pidyon ha-ben 

P 81 Exodus 34:20 On Redeeming the firstling of an ass, if not...  

P 82 Exodus 13:13 ...breaking the neck of the firstling of an ass  

P 83 Deuteronomy 12:5-6 On bringing due offerings to Jerusalem without delay 

P 84 Deuteronomy 12:14 All offerings must be brought only to the Sanctuary 

P 85 Deuteronomy 12:36 On offerings due from outside Israel to the Sanctuary 

P 86 Deuteronomy 12:15 On Redeeming blemished sanctified animal offerings 

P 87 Leviticus 27:33 On the holiness of substituted animal offerings 

P 88 Leviticus 6:9 On Cohanim eating the remainder of the Meal Offerings 

P 89 Exodus 29:33 On Cohanim eating the meat of Sin and Guilt Offerings 

P 90 Leviticus 7:19 Burn Consecrated Offerings that've become tameh/unclean 

P 91 Leviticus 7:17 Burn remnant of Consecrated Offerings not eaten in time 

VOWS 

P 92 Numbers 6:5 The Nazir letting his hair grow during his separation 

P 93 Numbers 6:18 Nazir completing vow shaves his head & brings sacrifice 

P 94 Deuteronomy 23:24 On that a man must honor his oral vows and oaths 

P 95 Numbers 30:3 On that a judge can annul vows, only according to Torah 

RITUAL PURITY 

P 96 Leviticus 11:8, Defilement by touching certain animal carcasses, &... 

P 97 Leviticus 11:29 ...by touching carcasses of eight creeping creatures 

P 98 Leviticus 11:34 Defilement of food & drink, if contacting unclean thing 

P 99 Leviticus 15:19 On Tumah of a menstruant woman 

P100 Leviticus 12:2 On Tumah of a woman after childbirth 

P101 Leviticus 13:3 On Tumah of a leper 

102 Leviticus 13:51 On garments contaminated by leprosy 

P103 Leviticus 14:44 On a leprous house 

P104 Leviticus 15:2 On Tumah of a zav (man with a running issue)  

P105 Leviticus 15:6 On Tumah of semen 

P106 Leviticus 15:19 Tumah of a zavah (woman suffering from a running issue) 

P107 Numbers 19:14 On Tumah of a human corpse 

P108 Numbers 19:13, Law of the purification water of sprinkling, mei niddah 

P109 Leviticus 15:16 On immersing in a mikveh to become ritually clean 

P110 Leviticus 14:2 On the specified procedure of cleansing from leprosy 

P111 Leviticus 14:9 On that a leper must shave his head 

P112 Leviticus 13:45 On that the leper must be made easily distinguishable 

P113 Numbers 19:2-9 On Ashes of the Red Heifer, used in ritual purification 

DONATIONS TO THE TEMPLE 

P114 Leviticus 27:2-8 On the valuation for a person himself to the Temple 

P115 Leviticus 27:11 On the valuation for an unclean beast to the Temple 

P116 Leviticus 27:14 On the valuation of a house as a donation to the Temple 

P117 Leviticus 27:16, On the valuation of a field as a donation to the Temple 

P118 Leviticus 5:16 If benefit from Temple property, restitution plus 1/5th 

P119 Leviticus 19:24 On the fruits of the trees fourth year's growth 

P120 Leviticus 19:9 On leaving the corners (Peah) of fields for the poor 

P121 Leviticus 19:9 On leaving gleanings of the field for the poor  

P122 Deuteronomy 24:19 On leaving the forgotten sheaf for the poor  

P123 Leviticus 19:19 On leaving the misformed grape clusters for the poor 

P124 Leviticus 19:10 On leaving grape gleanings for the poor  

P125 Exodus 23:19 On separating & bringing First-fruits to the Sanctuary 

P126 Deuteronomy 18:4 To separate the great Heave-offering (terumah) 

P127 Leviticus 27:30; To set aside the first tithe to the Levites  

P128 Deuteronomy 14:22 To set aside the second tithe, eaten only in Jerusalem 

P129 Numbers 18:26 On Levites' giving tenth of their tithe to the Cohanim 

P130 Deuteronomy 14:28 To set aside the poor-man's tithe in 3rd and 6th year 

P131 Deuteronomy 26:13 A declaration made when separating the various tithes 

P132 Deuteronomy 26:5 A declaration made bringing First-fruits to the Temple 

P133 Numbers 15:20 On the first portion of the Challah given to the Cohen 

THE SABBATICAL YEAR 

P134 Exodus 23:11 On ownerless produce of the Sabbatical year (shemittah) 

P135 Exodus 34:21 On resting the land on the Sabbatical year  

P136 Leviticus 25:10 On sanctifying the Jubilee (50th) year 

P137 Leviticus 25:9 Blow Shofar on Yom Kippur in the Jubilee & slaves freed 

P138 Leviticus 25:24 Reversion of the land to ancestral owners in Jubilee yr 

P139 Leviticus 25:24 On the redemption of a house within a year of the sale 

P140 Leviticus 25:8 Counting and announcing the years till the Jubilee year 

P141 Deuteronomy 15:3 All debts are annulled in the Sabbatical year, but... 

P142 Deuteronomy 15:3 ...one may exact a debt owed by a foreigner  

CONCERNING ANIMALS FOR CONSUMPTION 

P143 Deuteronomy 18:3 The Cohen's due in the slaughter of every clean animal 

P144 Deuteronomy 18:4 On the first of the fleece to be given to the Cohen 

P145 Leviticus 27:21, (Cherem vow) one devoted thing to God, other to Cohanim 

P146 Deuteronomy 12:21 Slaughtering animals, according to Torah, before eating 

P147 Leviticus 17:13 Covering with earth the blood of slain fowl and beast 

P148 Deuteronomy 22:7 On setting free the parent bird when taking the nest 

P149 Leviticus 11:2 Searching for prescribed signs in beasts, for eating 

P150 Deuteronomy 14:11 Searching for the prescribed signs in birds, for eating 

P151 Leviticus 11:21 Searching for prescribed signs in locusts, for eating 

P152 Leviticus 11:9 Searching for the prescribed signs in fish, for eating 

FESTIVALS 

P153 Exodus 12:2; Deuteronomy 16:1 Sanhedrin to sanctify New Moon, & reckon years & seasons 

P154 Exodus 23:12 On resting on the Shabbat 

P155 Exodus 20:8 On declaring Shabbat holy at its onset and termination 

P156 Exodus 12:15 On removal of chametz, leaven (yeast) on (Nisan 14) Pesach 

P157 Exodus 13:8 Tell of Exodus from Egypt 1st night Pesach, (Nisan 15) 

P158 Exodus 12:18 On eating Matzah the first night of Pesach, (Nisan 15) 

P159 Exodus 12:16 On resting on the first day of Pesach 

P160 Exodus 12:16 On resting on the seventh day of Pesach 

P161 Leviticus 23:35 Count the Omer 49 days from day of first sheaf (Nisan 16) 

P162 Leviticus 23 On resting on Shavuot 

P163 Leviticus 23:24 On resting on Rosh HaShannah 

P164 Leviticus 16:29 On fasting on Yom Kippur 

P165 Leviticus 16:29, On resting on Yom Kippur 

P166 Leviticus 23:35 On resting on the first day of Sukkot 

P167 Leviticus 23:36 On resting on (the 8th day) Shemini Atzeret  

P168 Leviticus 23:42 On dwelling in a Sukkah (booth) for seven days 

P169 Leviticus 23:40 On taking a Lulav (the four species) on Sukkot 

P170 Numbers 29:1 On hearing the sound of the Shofar on Rosh HaShannah 

COMMUNITY 

P171 Exodus 30:12 On every male giving half a shekel annually to Temple 

P172 Deuteronomy 18:15 On heeding the Prophets 

P173 Deuteronomy 17:15 On appointing a king 

P174 Deuteronomy 17:11 On obeying the Great Court (Sanhedrin)  

P175 Exodus 23:2 On in case of division, abiding by a majority decision 

P176 Deuteronomy 16:18 Appointing Judges & Officers of the Court in every town 

P177 Leviticus 19:15 Treating litigants equally/impartially before the law 

P178 Leviticus 5:1 Anyone aware of evidence must come to court to testify 

P179 Deuteronomy 13:15 The testimony of witnesses shall be examined thoroughly 

P180 Deuteronomy 19:19 On condemning witnesses who testify falsely  

P180 Deuteronomy 19:19 False witnesses punished, as they intended upon accused 

P181 Deuteronomy 21:4 On Eglah Arufah, on the heifer when murderer unknown 

P182 Deuteronomy 19:3 On establishing Six Cities of Refuge 

P183 Numbers 35:2 Give cities to Levites - who've no ancestral land share 

P184 Deuteronomy 22:8 Build fence on roof, remove potential hazards from home 

IDOLATRY 

P185 Deuteronomy 12:2; On destroying all idolatry and its appurtenances 

P186 Deuteronomy 13:17 The law about a city that has become apostate/perverted 

P187 Deuteronomy 20:17 On the law about destroying the seven Canaanite nations 

P188 Deuteronomy 25:19 On the extinction of the seed of Amalek  

P189 Deuteronomy 25:17 On remembering the nefarious deeds of Amalek to Israel 

WAR 

P190 Deuteronomy 20:11 Regulations for wars other than ones commanded in Torah 

P191 Deuteronomy 20:2 Cohen for special duties in war; also men unfit return 

P192 Deuteronomy 23:14 Prepare place beyond the camp, so to keep sanitary &... 

P193 Deuteronomy 23:15 ...so include a digging tool among war implements 

SOCIAL 

P194 Leviticus 5:23 On a robber to restore the stolen article to its owner 

P195 Deuteronomy 15:8; On to give charity to the poor (Leviticus 25:35-36) 

P196 Deuteronomy 15:14 On giving gifts to a Hebrew bondman upon his freedom 

P197 Exodus 22:24 On lending money to the poor without interest  

P198 Deuteronomy 23:21 On lending money to the foreigner with interest 

P199 Deuteronomy 24:13; Exodus 22:25 On restoring a pledge to its owner if he needs it 

P200 Deuteronomy 24:15 On paying the worker his wages on time  

P201 Deuteronomy 23:25 Employee is allowed to eat the produce he's working in 

P202 Exodus 23:5 On helping unload when necessary a tired animal  

P203 Deuteronomy 22:4 On assisting a man loading his beast with its burden 

P204 Deuteronomy 22:1, Exodus 23:4; On that lost property must be returned to its owner 

P205 Leviticus 19:17 On being required to reprove the sinner  

P206 Leviticus 19:18 On love your neighbor as yourself 

P207 Deuteronomy 10:19 On being commanded to love the convert/proselyte 

P208 Leviticus 19:36 On the law of accurate weights and measures  

FAMILY 

P209 Leviticus 19:32 On honoring the old (and wise) 

P210 Exodus 20:12 On honoring parents 

P211 Leviticus 19:3 On fearing parents 

P212 Ge.1:28 On to be fruitful and multiply 

P213 Deuteronomy 24:1 On the law of marriage 

P214 Deuteronomy 24:5 On bridegroom devotes himself to his wife for one year 

P215 Ge.17:10; Leviticus 12:3 On circumcising one's son 

P216 Deuteronomy 25:5 If a man dies childless his brother marry widow, or... 

P217 Deuteronomy 25:9 ...release her/the-widow (Chalitzah) 

P218 Deuteronomy 22:29 A violator must marry the virgin/maiden he has violated 

P219 Deuteronomy 22:18 The defamer of his bride is flogged & may never divorce 

P220 Exodus 22:15 On the seducer must be punished according to the law 

P221 Deuteronomy 21:11 Captive women treated according to special regulations 

P222 Deuteronomy 24:1 The law of divorce, only be means of written document 

P223 Numbers 5:15 Suspected adulteress has to submit to the required test 

JUDICIAL 

P224 Deuteronomy 25:2 On whipping transgressors of certain commandments 

P225 Numbers 35:25 On exile to city of refuge for unintentional homicide 

P226 Exodus 21:20 On beheading transgressors of certain commandments 

P227 Exodus 21:16 On strangling transgressors of certain commandments 

P228 Leviticus 20:14 On burning transgressors of certain commandments 

P229 Deuteronomy 22:24 On stoning transgressors of certain commandments 

P230 Deuteronomy 21:22 Hang after execution, violators of certain commandments 

P231 Deuteronomy 21:23 On burial on the same day of execution  

SLAVES 

P232 Exodus 21:2 On the special laws for treating the Hebrew bondman 

P233 Exodus 21:8 Hebrew bondmaid married to her master or his son, or... 

P234 Exodus 21:8 ...allow the redemption to the Hebrew bondmaid  

P235 Leviticus 25:46 On the laws for treating an alien bondman  

TORTS 

P236 Exodus 21:18 On the penalty for a person inflicting injury  

P237 Exodus 21:28 On the law of injuries caused by an animal  

P238 Exodus 21:33 On the law of injuries caused by an pit 

P239 Exodus 21:37 On the law of punishment of thieves 

P240 Exodus 22:4 On the law of a judgement for damage caused by a beast 

P241 Exodus 22:5 On the law of a judgement for damage caused by a fire 

P242 Exodus 22:6 On the law of an unpaid guardian 

P243 Exodus 22:9 On the law of a paid guardian 

P244 Exodus 22:13 On the law of a borrower 

P245 Leviticus 25:14 On the law of buying and selling 

P246 Exodus 22:8 On the law of litigants 

P247 Deuteronomy 25:12 Save life of one pursued, even if need - kill oppressor 

P248 Numbers 27:8 On the law of inheritance

 

The 365 Negative
Commandments


IDOLATRY AND RELATED PRACTICES 

N 1 Exodus 20:3 Not believing in any other god except the One God. 

N 2 Exodus 20:4 Not to make images for the purpose of worship 

N 3 Leviticus 19:4 Not to make an idol (even for others) to worship 

N 4 Exodus 20:20 Not to make figures of human beings 

N 5 Exodus 20:5 Not to bow down to an idol 

N 6 Exodus 20:5 Not to worship idols 

N 7 Leviticus 18:21 Not to hand over any children to Moloch 

N 8 Leviticus 19:31 Not to practice sorcery of the ov, necromancy 

N 9 Leviticus 19:31 Not to practice sorcery of yidde'oni, familiar spirts 

N 10 Leviticus 19:4 Not to study idolatrous practices 

N 11 Deuteronomy 16:22 Not to erect a pillar which people assemble to honor 

N 12 Leviticus 20:1 No figured stones (dias) to lay prostrate on 

N 13 Deuteronomy 16:21 Not to plant trees in the Sanctuary/Temple 

N 14 Exodus 23:13 Swear not by an idol nor instigate an idolater to do so 

N 15 Exodus 23:13 Not to divert any non-Jew to idolatry 

N 16 Deuteronomy 13:12 Not to try to persuade a Jew to worship idols 

N 17 Deuteronomy 13:9 Not to love someone who seeks to mislead you to idols 

N 18 Deuteronomy 13:9 Not to relax one's aversion to the misleader to idols 

N 19 Deuteronomy 13:9 Not to save the life of a misleader to idols 

N 20 Deuteronomy 13:9 Not to plead for (defend) the misleader to idols 

N 21 Deuteronomy 13:9 Not to oppress evidence unfavorable to the misleader 

N 22 Deuteronomy 7:25 No benefit from ornaments which have adorned an idol 

N 23 Deuteronomy 13:17 Rebuild not a city destroyed as punishment for idolatry 

N 24 Deuteronomy 13:18 Not deriving benefit from property of an apostate city 

N 25 Deuteronomy 7:26 Do not use anything connected with idols or idolatry 

N 26 Deuteronomy 18:20 Not prophesying in the name of idols 

N 27 Deuteronomy 18:20 Not prophesying falsely in the Name of God 

N 28 Deuteronomy 13:3-4 Listen not to one who prophesies in the name of idols 

N 29 Deuteronomy 18:22 Not fearing or refraining from killing a false prophet 

N 30 Leviticus 20:23 Imitate not the ways nor practice customs of idolaters 

N 31 Leviticus 19:26; Not practicing divination Deuteronomy 18:10 

N 32 Deuteronomy 18:10 Not practicing soothsaying 

N 33 Deuteronomy 18:10 Not practicing enchanting 

N 34 Deuteronomy 18:10 Not practicing sorcery 

N 35 Deuteronomy 18:10 Not practicing the art of the charmer 

N 36 Deuteronomy 18:10 Not consulting a necromancer who uses the ov 

N 37 Deuteronomy 18:10 Not consulting a sorcerer who uses the ydo'a 

N 38 Deuteronomy 18:10 Not to seek information from the dead, necromancy 

N 39 Deuteronomy 22:5 Women not to wear men's clothes or adornments 

N 40 Deuteronomy 22:5 Men not wearing women's clothes or adornments 

N 41 Leviticus 19:28 Not tattoo yourself, as is the manner of the idolaters 

N 42 Deuteronomy 22:11 Not wearing a mixture of wool and linen, Shatnes 

N 43 Leviticus 19:27 Not shaving the temples/sides of your head 

N 44 Leviticus 19:27 Not shaving your beard 

N 45 Deuteronomy 16:1; Not making cuttings in your flesh over your dead 

PROHIBITIONS RESULTING FROM HISTORICAL EVENTS 

N 46 Deuteronomy 17:16 Not returning to Egypt to dwell there permanently 

N 47 Numbers 15:39 Not to follow one's heart or eyes, straying to impurity 

N 48 Exodus 23:32; Not to make a pact with the Seven Canaanite Nations Deuteronomy 7:2  

N 49 Deuteronomy 20:16 Not to spare the life of the Seven Canaanite Nations 

N 50 Deuteronomy 7:2 Not to show mercy to idolaters 

N 51 Exodus 23:33 No one serving false gods to settle in Eretz-Israel 

N 52 Deuteronomy 7:3 Not to intermarry with one serving false gods 

N 53 Deuteronomy 23:4 Not to intermarry at all with a male from Ammon or Moav 

N 54 Deuteronomy 23:8 Exclude not marrying a descendant Esau if a proselyte 

N 55 Deuteronomy 23:8 Not to exclude marrying an Egyptian who is a proselyte 

N 56 Deuteronomy 23:7 Not permitted to make peace with Ammon and Moav nations 

N 57 Deuteronomy 20:19 Not destroying fruit trees, even in time of war 

N 58 Deuteronomy 7:21 Not fearing the enemy in time of war 

N 59 Deuteronomy 25:19 Not forgetting the evil which Amalek did to us 

BLASPHEMY 

N 60 Leviticus 24:16; Not blaspheming the Holy Name of God [rather]: Exodus 22:27 

N 61 Leviticus 19:12 Not violating an oath by the Holy Name, shevuas bittui 

N 62 Exodus 20:7 Not taking the Holy Name in vain, shevuas shav 

N 63 Leviticus 22:32 Not profaning the Holy Name of God 

N 64 Deuteronomy 6:16 Not testing/trying His (YHVH God) promises & warnings 

N 65 Deuteronomy 12:4 Do not destroy houses of worship or holy books 

N 66 Deuteronomy 21:23 Leave not body of executed criminal hanging overnight 

TEMPLE 

N 67 Numbers 18:5 Be not lax in guarding the Sanctuary/(Temple) 

N 68 Leviticus 16:2 Cohen haGadol enter Sanctuary only at prescribed times 

N 69 Leviticus 21:23 Cohen with blemish enter not Temple, from Altar inwards 

N 70 Leviticus 21:17 Cohen with a blemish not to minister in the Sanctuary 

N 71 Leviticus 21:18 Cohen with temporary blemish minister not in Sanctuary 

N 72 Numbers 18:3 Levites & Cohanim not to interchange in their functions 

N 73 Leviticus 10:9 Drunk persons may not enter Sanctuary or teach Torah 

N 74 Numbers 18:4 A Zar (non-Cohen) not to minister in Sanctuary 

N 75 Leviticus 22:2 Tameh (unclean) Cohen not to minister in Sanctuary 

N 76 Leviticus 21:6 Cohen who is tevul yom, not to minister in Sanctuary 

N 77 Numbers 5:3 Tameh (unclean) person not to enter any part of Temple 

N 78 Deuteronomy 23:11 Tameh person enter not camp of Levites (Temple mount) 

N 79 Exodus 20:25 Build not an Altar of stones which were touched by iron 

N 80 Exodus 20:26 Not to have an ascent to the Altar by steps 

N 81 Leviticus 6:6 Not to extinguish the Altar fire 

N 82 Exodus 30:9 Offer nothing, but specified incense, on Golden Altar 

N 83 Exodus 30:32 Not to make any oil the same as the Oil of Anointment 

N 84 Exodus 30:32 Anoint none with special oil except Cohen Gadol & King 

N 85 Exodus 30:37 Not to make incense same as burnt on Altar in Sanctuary 

N 86 Exodus 25:15 Not to remove the staves from their rings in the Ark 

N 87 Exodus 28:28 Not to remove the Breastplate from the Ephod 

N 88 Exodus 28:32 Make not any incision in Cohen haGadol's upper garment 

SACRIFICES 

N 89 Deuteronomy 12:13 Offer not sacrifices outside Sanctuary/(Temple) Court 

N 90 Leviticus 17:3 Slaughter not consecrated animals outside Temple Court 

N 91 Leviticus 22:20 Dedicate not a blemished animal to be offered on Altar 

N 92 Leviticus 22:22 Not to slaughter a blemished animal as a korban 

N 93 Leviticus 22:24 Not to dash the blood of a blemished beast on the Altar 

N 94 Leviticus 22:22 Not to burn the inner parts of blemished beast on Altar 

N 95 Deuteronomy 17:1 Not to sacrifice a beast with a temporary blemish 

N 96 Leviticus 22:25 Not to offer a blemished sacrifice of a gentile 

N 97 Leviticus 22:21 Not to cause a consecrated offering to become blemished 

N 98 Leviticus 2:11 Not to offer leaven or honey upon the Altar 

N 99 Leviticus 2:13 Not to offer a sacrifice without salt 

N100 Deuteronomy 23:19 Offer not on Altar: "hire of harlot" or "price of dog" 

N101 Leviticus 22:28 Not to slaughter an animal & its young on the same day 

N102 Leviticus 5:11 Not to put olive oil on the sin meal-offering 

N103 Leviticus 5:11 Not to put frankincense on the sin meal-offering 

N104 Numbers 5:15 Not to put olive oil on the jealousy offering, sotah 

N105 Numbers 5:15 Not to put frankincense on the jealousy offering, sotah 

N106 Leviticus 27:10 Not to substitute sacrifices 

N107 Leviticus 27:26 Not to change sacrifices from one category to the other 

N108 Numbers 18:17 Redeem not the firstborn of permitted (clean) animals 

N109 Leviticus 27:33 Not to sell the tithe of the herd of cattle 

N110 Leviticus 27:28 Not to sell a devoted (by the Cherem vow) field 

N111 Leviticus 27:28 Not to redeem a devoted (by the Cherem vow) field 

N112 Leviticus 5:8 Not to split head of bird slaughtered for Sin-offering 

N113 Deuteronomy 15:19 Not to do any work with a dedicated beast 

N114 Deuteronomy 15:19 Not to shear a dedicated beast 

N115 Exodus 34:25 Slaughter not Pesach/Passover lamb if chametz is about 

N116 Exodus 23:10 Leave not sacrificial portions of Pesach lamb overnight 

N117 Exodus 12:10 Allow not meat of Pesach lamb to remain till morning 

N118 Deuteronomy 16:4 No meat of Nisan 14 Festive Offering remain till day 3 

N119 Numbers 9:13 No meat of 2nd Pesach lamb Offering remain till morning 

N120 Leviticus 22:30 No meat of Thanksgiving Offering to remain till morning 

N121 Exodus 12:46 Not to break any bones of Pesach lamb offering 

N122 Numbers 9:12 Not to break any bones of 2nd Pesach lamb offering 

N123 Exodus 12:46 Not to remove Pesach offering from where it is eaten 

N124 Leviticus 6:10 Not to bake the residue of a meal offering with leaven 

N125 Exodus 12:9 Not to eat the Pesach offering boiled or raw 

N126 Exodus 12:45 Not to allow an alien resident to eat Pesach offering 

N127 Exodus 12:48 An uncircumcised person may not eat the Pesach offering 

N128 Exodus 12:43 Not to allow an apostate to eat the Pesach offering 

N129 Leviticus 12:4 Tameh (ritually unclean) person may not eat holy things 

N130 Leviticus 7:19 Eat not meat of consecrated things that've become tameh 

N131 Leviticus 19:6-8 Not to eat sacrificial meat beyond the allotted time 

N132 Leviticus 7:18 Eat not sacrificial meat slaughtered in wrong intention 

N133 Leviticus 22:10 A zar/non-Cohen may not eat terumah / (heave offering) 

N134 Leviticus 22:10 A Cohen's sojourner or hired worker may not eat terumah 

N135 Leviticus 22:10 An uncircumcised person may not eat terumah 

N136 Leviticus 22:4 Tameh (ritually unclean) Cohen may not eat terumah 

N137 Leviticus 22:12 Bat-Cohen if married to non-Cohen not to eat holy food 

N138 Leviticus 6:16 Not to eat the Meal-offering of a Cohen 

N139 Leviticus 6:23 Eat not Sin-offering meat sacrificed within Sanctuary 

N140 Deuteronomy 14:3 Not to eat consecrated animals that've become blemished 

N141 Deuteronomy 12:17 Eat not unredeemed 2nd corn tithe outside Yerushalayim 

N142 Deuteronomy 12:17 Consume not unredeemed 2nd wine tithe outside Jerusalem 

N143 Deuteronomy 12:17 Consume not unredeemed 2nd oil tithe outside Jerusalem 

N144 Deuteronomy 12:17 Eat not an unblemished firstling outside Yerushalayim 

N145 Deuteronomy 12:17 Eat not sin or guilt offerings outside Sanctuary court 

N146 Deuteronomy 12:17 Not to eat the meat of the burnt offering at all 

N147 Deuteronomy 12:17 Eat not lesser sacrifices before blood dashed on Altar 

N148 Deuteronomy 12:17 A zar/non-Cohen is not to eat the most holy offerings 

N149 Exodus 29:33 A Cohen not to eat First Fruits outside Temple courts 

N150 Deuteronomy 26:14 Eat not unredeemed 2nd tithe while in state of impurity 

N151 Deuteronomy 26:14 Not eating the 2nd tithe while in mourning 

N152 Deuteronomy 26:14 On 2nd tithe redemption money (only for food and drink) 

N153 Leviticus 22:15 Not eating untithed produce, tevel 

N154 Exodus 22:28 Not changing the order of separating the various tithes 

N155 Deuteronomy 23:22 Delay not payment of offerings, freewill or obligatory 

N156 Exodus 23:15 Go not to Temple on pilgrim festivals without offering 

N157 Numbers 30:3 Not to break your word, even if without an oath 

PRIESTS 

N158 Leviticus 21:7 A Cohen may not marry a harlot, zonah 

N159 Leviticus 21:7 A Cohen marry not a woman profaned from the Priesthood 

N160 Leviticus 21:7 A Cohen may not marry a divorcee 

N161 Leviticus 21:14 Cohen haGadol may not marry a widow 

N162 Leviticus 21:15 Cohen haGadol may not take a widow as a concubine 

N163 Leviticus 10:6 Cohen with disheveled hair may not enter the Sanctuary 

N164 Leviticus 10:6 Cohen wearing rent garments may not enter Sanctuary 

N165 Leviticus 10:7 Cohanim leave not Temple courtyard during the service 

N166 Leviticus 21:1 Common Cohen must not be defiled for dead, except some 

N167 Leviticus 21:11 Cohen haGadol may not be under one roof with dead body 

N168 Leviticus 21:11 Cohen haGadol must not be defiled for any dead person 

N169 Deuteronomy 18:1 Levites have not part in the division of Israel's land 

N170 Deuteronomy 18:1 Levites share not in the spoils of war 

N171 Deuteronomy 14:1 Not to tear out hair for the dead 

DIETARY LAWS 

N172 Deuteronomy 14:7 Not to eat any unclean animal 

N173 Leviticus 11:11 Not to eat any unclean fish 

N174 Leviticus 11:13 Not to eat any unclean fowl 

N175 Deuteronomy 14:19 Not to eat any creeping winged insect 

N176 Leviticus 11:41 Not to eat anything which creeps on the earth 

N177 Leviticus 11:44 Not to eat creeping thing that breeds in decayed matter 

N178 Leviticus 11:42 Not to eat living creatures that breed in seeds / fruit 

N179 Leviticus 11:43 Not to eat any detestable creature 

N180 Deuteronomy 14:21 Not to eat any animal which died naturally, a nevelah 

N181 Exodus 22:30 Not to eat an animal which is torn or mauled, a treifah 

N182 Deuteronomy 12:23 Not to eat any limb taken from a living animal 

N183 Ge.32:33 Not to eat the sinew of the thigh-vein, gid ha-nasheh 

N184 Leviticus 7:24 Not to eat blood 

N185 Leviticus 7:23 Not to eat certain types of fat of clean animal, chelev 

N186 Exodus 23:19 Not to boil young male goat (meat) in its mother's milk 

N187 Exodus 34:26 Not to eat young male goat cooked in its mother's milk 

N188 Exodus 21:28 Not to eat the flesh of a condemned & to be stoned ox 

N189 Leviticus 23:14 Eat not bread made from grain of new crop, before Omer 

N190 Leviticus 23:14 Eat not roasted grain of new crop, before Omer offering 

N191 Leviticus 23:14 Eat not green ears of new crop, before Omer (Nisan 16) 

N192 Leviticus 19:23 Not to eat orlah 

N193 Deuteronomy 22:9 Eat not growth of mixed vineyard planting,kilai hakerem 

N194 Deuteronomy 32:38 Not to use wine libations for idols, yayin nesach 

N195 Leviticus 19:26; Deuteronomy 21:20 No eating or drinking to excess, gluttony & drunkenness 

N196 Leviticus 23:29 Not to eat anything on Yom Kippur / Day of Atonement 

N197 Exodus 13:3 Not to eat chametz, leaven(ed), on Pesach 

N198 Exodus 13:7 Not to eat an admixture of chametz/leaven(ed) on Pesach 

N199 Deuteronomy 16:3 Not to eat chametz, leaven(ed), after noon of 14 Nisan 

N200 Exodus 13:7 No chametz may be seen in our homes during Pesach 

N201 Exodus 12:19 Not to possess chametz, leaven(ed), during Pesach 

NAZIRITES 

N202 Numbers 6:3 A Nazir may not drink wine or any beverage from grapes 

N203 Numbers 6:3 A Nazir may not eat fresh grapes 

N204 Numbers 6:3 A Nazir may not eat dried grapes 

N205 Numbers 6:4 A Nazir may not eat grape seeds/kernels 

N206 Numbers 6:4 A Nazir may not eat grape peels/husks 

N207 Numbers 6:7 Nazir may not rend himself tameh (unclean) for the dead 

N208 Leviticus 21:11 Nazir must not become tameh entering house with corpse 

N209 Numbers 6:5 A Nazir must not shave his hair 

AGRICULTURE 

N210 Leviticus 23:22 Reap not a whole field without leaving corners for poor 

N211 Leviticus 19:9 Not to gather ears of grain that fell during harvesting 

N212 Leviticus 19:10 Not to gather the misformed clusters of grapes 

N213 Leviticus 19:10 Not to gather single fallen grapes during the vintage 

N214 Deuteronomy 24:19 Not to return for a forgotten sheaf 

N215 Leviticus 19:19 Not to sow diverse kinds of seed in one field, kalayim 

N216 Deuteronomy 22:9 Not to sow grain or vegetables in a vineyard 

N217 Leviticus 19:19 Not to crossbreed animals of different species 

N218 Deuteronomy 22:10 Work not with two different kinds of animals together 

N219 Deuteronomy 25:4 Muzzle not animal working field to prevent from eating 

N220 Leviticus 25:4 Not to cultivate the soil in the 7th year, shemittah 

N221 Leviticus 25:4 Not to prune the trees in the 7th year 

N222 Leviticus 25:5 Reap not self-grown plant in 7th year as ordinary year 

N223 Leviticus 25:5 Gather not self-grown fruit in 7th yr. as ordinary year 

N224 Leviticus 25:11 Not to till the earth or prune trees in Jubilee year 

N225 Leviticus 25:11 Reap not aftergrowths of Jubilee year as ordinary year 

N226 Leviticus 25:11 Not to gather fruit in Jubilee year as in ordinary year 

N227 Leviticus 25:23 Sell not one's Eretz Yisrael land holdings permanently 

N228 Leviticus 25:33 Not to sell/change the open lands of the Levites 

N229 Deuteronomy 12:19 Not to leave the Levites without support 

LOANS, BUSINESS, AND THE TREATMENT OF SLAVES 

N230 Deuteronomy 15:2 Not to demand payment of debts after (7th) Shmitah year 

N231 Deuteronomy 15:9 Not to refuse loan to poor because Shmitah year is near 

N232 Deuteronomy 15:7 Not to deny charity to the poor 

N233 Deuteronomy 15:13 Not sending a Hebrew bondman away empty-handed 

N234 Exodus 22:24 Not demanding payment from a debtor known unable to pay 

N235 Leviticus 25:37 Not lending to another Jew at interest 

N236 Deuteronomy 23:20 Not borrowing from another Jew at interest 

N237 Exodus 22:24 Not participating in an agreement involving interest 

N238 Leviticus 19:13 Oppress not an employee by delaying paying his wages 

N239 Deuteronomy 24:10 Not taking a pledge from a debtor by force 

N240 Deuteronomy 24:12 Not keeping a poor man's pledge when he needs it 

N241 Deuteronomy 24:17 Not taking any pledge from a widow 

N242 Deuteronomy 24:6 Not taking ones's business (or food) utensils in pledge 

N243 Exodus 20:13 Not abducting an Israelite 

N244 Leviticus 19:11 Not stealing 

N245 Leviticus 19:13 Not robbing 

N246 Deuteronomy 19:14 Not fraudulently altering land boundaries / landmarker 

N247 Leviticus 19:13 Not usurping our debts / do not defraud 

N248 Leviticus 19:11 Not repudiating debts, denying receipt of loan/deposit 

N249 Leviticus 19:11 Not to swear falsely regarding another man's property 

N250 Leviticus 25:14 Not wronging/deceiving one another in business 

N251 Leviticus 25:17 Not wronging/misleading one another even verbally 

N252 Exodus 22:20 Not harming the stranger among you verbally 

N253 Exodus 22:20 Not injuring the stranger among you in business/trade 

N254 Deuteronomy 23:16 Not handing over a slave who's fled to Israel 

N255 Deuteronomy 23:17 Take no advantage of a slave who's fled to Israel 

N256 Exodus 22:21 Not afflicting the orphans and widows 

N257 Leviticus 25:39 Not employing a Hebrew bondman in degrading tasks 

N258 Leviticus 25:42 Not selling a Hebrew bondman 

N259 Leviticus 25:43 Not treating a Hebrew bondman cruelly 

N260 Leviticus 25:53 Not allowing a heathen to mistreat a Hebrew bondman 

N261 Exodus 21:8 Not selling a Hebrew maidservant. & if you marry her... 

N262 Exodus 21:10 ...withhold not: food, raiment, or conjugal rights 

N263 Deuteronomy 21:14 Not selling a captive woman 

N264 Deuteronomy 21:14 Not treating a captive woman as a slave 

N265 Exodus 20:17 Not coveting another man's possessions/property, etc. 

N266 Deuteronomy 5:18 Covet not one's possessions, even the desire forbidden 

N267 Deuteronomy 23:26 A worker is not to cut down standing grain during work 

N268 Deuteronomy 23:24 A hired laborer not to take more fruit than he can eat 

N269 Deuteronomy 22:3 Not ignoring lost property to be returned to its owner 

N270 Exodus 23:5 Refuse not to help man or animal collapsing with burden 

N271 Leviticus 19:35 Not cheating/defrauding with measurements & weights 

N272 Deuteronomy 25:13 Not to possess false/inaccurate weights and measures 

JUSTICE 

N273 Leviticus 19:15 A Judge is not to commit unrighteousness 

N274 Exodus 23:8 A Judge is not to accept bribes/gifts from litigants 

N275 Leviticus 19:15 A Judge is not to favor (be partial to) a litigant 

N276 Deuteronomy 1:17 Judge not avoid justice being in fear of wicked person 

N277 Leviticus 19:15 A Judge not to decide in favor of poor man, out of pity [rather]: Exodus 23:3 

N278 Exodus 23:6 A Judge is not to discriminate against the wicked 

N279 Deuteronomy 19:13 Judge not to pity one who killed or caused loss of limb 

N280 Deuteronomy 24:17 A Judge not perverting justice due strangers or orphans 

N281 Exodus 23:1 Judge not to hear one litigant in absence of the other 

N282 Exodus 23:2 Court may not convict by majority of 1 in capital case 

N283 Exodus 23:2 Judge accept not colleague's opinion, unless sure right 

N284 Deuteronomy 1:17 Not appointing an unlearned judge ignorant of the Torah 

N285 Exodus 20:16 Not bearing false witness 

N286 Exodus 23:1 A Judge is not to receive a wicked man's testimony 

N287 Deuteronomy 24:16 A Judge receive not testimony from litigant's relatives 

N288 Deuteronomy 19:15 Not convicting on the testimony of a single witness 

N289 Exodus 20:13 Not murdering a human being 

N290 Exodus 23:7 No conviction based on circumstantial evidence alone 

N291 Numbers 35:30 A witness must not sit as a Judge in capital cases 

N292 Numbers 35:12 Not killing a murderer without trial and conviction 

N293 Deuteronomy 25:12 Not to pity or spare the life of a pursuer 

N294 Deuteronomy 22:26 Not punishing a person for a sin committed under duress 

N295 Numbers 35:31 Not accepting ransom from an unwitting murderer 

N296 Numbers 35:32 Not accepting a ransom from a wilful murderer 

N297 Leviticus 19:16 Hesitate not to save life of another person in danger 

N298 Deuteronomy 22:8 Not leaving obstacles on public or private domain 

N299 Leviticus 19:14 Not misleading another by giving wrong advice 

N300 Deuteronomy 25:2-3 Inflict not more than assigned number lashes to guilty 

N301 Leviticus 19:16 Not to tell tales 

N302 Leviticus 19:17 Not to bear hatred in your heart toward your brethren 

N303 Leviticus 19:17 Not to put one another to shame 

N304 Leviticus 19:18 Not to take vengeance on another 

N305 Leviticus 19:18 Not to bear a grudge 

N306 Deuteronomy 22:6 Not to take entire bird's nest, mother and her young 

N307 Leviticus 13:33 Not to shave a leprous scall 

N308 Deuteronomy 24:8 Not to cut or cauterize (remove) other signs of leprosy 

N309 Deuteronomy 21:4 Plow not a valley where slain body found, eglah arufah 

N310 Exodus 22:17 Not permitting a witch/sorcerer to live 

N311 Deuteronomy 24:5 Take not bridegroom from home in first year of marriage 

N312 Deuteronomy 17:11 Not to differ from or disobey the Cohanim and the Judge 

N313 Deuteronomy 13:1 Not to add to the Mitzvot/commandments of Torah 

N314 Deuteronomy 13:1 Not to detract from the Mitzvot /commandments of Torah 

N315 Exodus 22:27 Not to curse a judge 

N316 Exodus 22:27 Not to curse a ruler 

N317 Leviticus 19:14 Not to curse any Jew 

N318 Exodus 21:17 Not cursing parents 

N319 Exodus 21:15 Not to strike parents 

N320 Exodus 20:10 Not to work on Shabbat 

N321 Exodus 16:29 Not to walk beyond permitted limits, eruv, on Shabbat 

N322 Exodus 35:3 Not to inflict punishment on the Shabbat 

N323 Exodus 12:16 Not to work on the first day of Pesach 

N324 Exodus 12:16 Not to work on the seventh day of Pesach 

N325 Leviticus 23:21 Not to work on Shavuot 

N326 Leviticus 23:25 Not to work on Rosh HaShannah 

N327 Leviticus 23:35 Not to work on the first day of Sukkot 

N328 Leviticus 23:36 Work not 8th-day/Shemini-Atzeret, (after Hoshana Rabba) 

N329 Leviticus 23:28 Not to work on Yom Kippur / the Day of Atonement 

INCEST AND OTHER FORBIDDEN RELATIONSHIPS 

N330 Leviticus 18:7 No relations with one's mother 

N331 Leviticus 18:8 No relations with one's father's wife 

N332 Leviticus 18:9 No relations with one's sister 

N333 Leviticus 18:11 No relations with step-sister 

N334 Leviticus 18:10 No relations with one's son's daughter 

N335 Leviticus 18:10 No relations with one's daughter's daughter N336 Leviticus 18:10 No relations with one's daughter 

N337 Leviticus 18:17 No relations with a woman and her daughter 

N338 Leviticus 18:17 No relations with a woman and her son's daughter 

N339 Leviticus 18:17 No relations with a woman & her daughter's daughter 

N340 Leviticus 18:12 No relations with one's father's sister 

N341 Leviticus 18:13 No relations with one's mother's sister 

N342 Leviticus 18:14 No relations with wife of father's brother 

N343 Leviticus 18:15 No relations with one's son's wife 

N344 Leviticus 18:16 No relations with brother's wife 

N345 Leviticus 18:18 No relations with sister of wife, during wife's life 

N346 Leviticus 18:19 No relations with a menstruant 

N347 Leviticus 18:20 No relations with another man's wife 

N348 Leviticus 18:23 Men may not lie with beasts 

N349 Leviticus 18:23 Women may not lie with beasts 

N350 Leviticus 18:22 A man may not lie carnally with another man 

N351 Leviticus 18:7 A man may not lie carnally with his father 

N352 Leviticus 18:14 A man may not lie carnally with his father's brother 

N353 Leviticus 18:6 Not to be intimate with a kinswoman 

N354 Deuteronomy 23:3 A mamzer may not have relations with a Jewess 

N355 Deuteronomy 23:18 No relations (harlotry) with a woman outside marriage 

N356 Deuteronomy 24:4 Remarry not your divorced wife after she has remarried 

N357 Deuteronomy 25:5 Childless widow marry none except late husbands brother 

N358 Deuteronomy 22:29 Divorce not wife, that he has to marry after raping her 

N359 Deuteronomy 22:19 Divorce not wife, after falsely slandering her 

N360 Deuteronomy 23:2 Man unable of procreation (eunuch) not to marry Jewess 

N361 Leviticus 22:24 Not to castrate a man or beast 

THE MONARCHY 

N362 Deuteronomy 17:15 Not appointing a king who is not of the seed of Israel 

N363 Deuteronomy 17:16 A king not to accumulate an excess number of horses 

N364 Deuteronomy 17:17 A king not taking many wives 

N365 Deuteronomy 17:17 A king not amassing great personal wealth


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