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1)

Where exactly, did Moshe sprinkle the blood?

1.

Rashi: He placed it directly on to the four Keranos of the Mizbe'ach ha'Olah with his finger.

2)

What was the "Y'sod ha'Mizbe'ach"?

1.

Rashi: The bottom Amah of the Mizbe'ach protruded one Amah from the Mizbe'ach most of the way around. 1


1

With the exception of the south and east sides (which did not have a Y'sod), except for one Amah of each on the south-west and the north-east, respectively), which did.

3)

What are the connotations of the word "ha'Mizbe'ach regarding both the Keranos and the Y'sod?

1.

Refer to 27:1:3:1**.

4)

Seeing as the Par ha'Chatas came to atone for the sin of the Golden Calf (See Rashi on Pasuk 1), and like the Par He'elam Davar

1.

Oznayim la'Torah: Because the sprinkling of the blood also served the purpose of atoning for the Mizbe'ach ha'Olah (in case someone had donated stolen copper 1 ). Consequently, the blood had to be sprinkled specifically on it.


1

Refer also to 29:36:1:1-3.

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