My wife and I are travelling to Canada this month to see family. Due to the abundance of snow there and the difficulty of finding a kosher mikvah close by, it would be convenient to tovel dishes and such in the snow. Is this acceptable? If so are there limitations on the type of snow etc?
- Mishna Mikvaot 7:1
- Shulchan Aruch, Yoreh Deah 201:30
- Yoreh Deah 201:71, Shach; 120:4, Pitchei Teshuvah
- Tractate Shabbat 154b, Rashi