Laws of Torah Learning on Tisha B’av

• The study of Torah is prohibited on Tisha B’Av because Torah brings joy to those who study it. One may study Iyov, Eicha and the somber portions of Yirmiyahu (Ta’anit 30a). • It is also permissible to study the laws of mourning (Shulchan Aruch, Orach Chaim 554:2). • When studying the appropriate portions, one … Continue reading Laws of Torah Learning on Tisha B’av