Section: Questions Category: Halacha
|Halacha - tfillin|
|Submitted by Morton Friedman Answered by Rav Peretz Moncharsh|
The dye must be made from all Kosher ingredients, and to the best of my knowledge there is no shoe polish on the market with Kosher certification. However, if you search Eichlers.com for "paint" they sell special tefillin paint and ship anywhere.