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1)

What are the implications of the words "Lo Yavo"?

1.

Rashi: To forbid a Kohen even to enter the Ohel in which a Meis is lying.

2)

And why does the Torah insert the word "Nafshos"?

1.

Rashi: To include a Revi'is (ha'Log) of Dam 1 in the prohibition of Ohel. 2


1

Rashi (Bava Kama, 101a): Because, since Chazal know for a fact that a person can survive on one Revi'is of Dam, the two are one and the same.

2

See also Ba'al ha'Turim.

3)

Having just forbidden the Kohen Gadol to render himself Tamei Meis, why does the Torah find it necessary to add "le'Aviv u'le'Imo Lo Yitama"?

1.

Rashi: To extrapolate that he may (and should) render himself Tamei for a Meis Mitzvah.

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