Rabeinu Gershom to Tractate Tamid p. 29b
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רבינו גרשום מסכת תמיד דף כט עמוד ב
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מאי טעמא? לא משום דקטמי? שעושין עשן יותר מדי
What is the reason [for the priests not burning logs from olive trees and grapevines]? Is it not because they are ash producing? It is that they make too much smoke. [Translation by Yonatan Neril]
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Suggested Discussion Questions:

What are the consequences of having too much smoke in the air?

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Time Period: Medieval (Geonim through the 16th Century)