Mishna Berura, Mishnah Brurah
- commentary on Shulchan Aruch Orech Chaim by Israel Meir of Radin, aka the Chofetz Chaim
- He doesn't really know halachah, he just studied what to do out of the Mishnah Berurah.
Languages of Origin
משנה ברורה "clarified teaching (i.e., teaching made clear)"
Who Uses This
Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
The Joys of Hebrew, by Lewis Glinert (New York, 1992).
It is a very stringent interpretation of halachah, and is often studied by yeshivah students due to its clarity and easy Hebrew.
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