Thursday, 23 March 2017
"Castration" is ... well, we all know what it is, but is it permissible? Should it ever be done and, if so, under what circumstances?
Maimonides, Meir, and HaChinuch state that Leviticus 22:24 (despite it not saying so) prohibits castrating a male of any species whatsoever.
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