Eating on Ta’anit Bechorot After a Women’s Siyum Masechet

QUESTION

PARIS, FRANCE

Kvod Ha-Rav,
I teach Gemara (Pesachim) to a group of women. We plan to make a siyum that we would like to set Erev Pesach. Can the men who will attend consider this siyum as ‘סיום בכורות’ (the siyum of the firstborn) instead of fasting ?

ANSWER
Yes. Women making a siyum on learning equally warrants a seudat mitzvah.

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