What is the Mitzvah of writing your own Sefer Torah? Why don't many people do this nowadays?


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What is the Mitzvah of writing your own Sefer Torah? Why don’t many people do this nowadays?

From the Shulchan Aruch it would seem like writing a Sefer Torah is a Mitzvas Aseh so why does it seem like so few people do this?


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It’s a well debated issue. Ideally you should have a Sefer Torah written for you, and you should fill in the last letters. That would be wonderful. Many Rabbis say it is sufficient to own a Chumash.
We offered people the ability to each have their own Sefer Torah written through silk screen at a very reasonable cost. You know the rest of that story…