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28 Nisan 5766 - April 26, 2006 | Mordecai Plaut, director Published Weekly

Parshas Acharei-Kedoshim, 5766

Sunday, 2 Iyar - Shabbos, 8 Iyar 5766 (Apr. 30-May 6, 2006)

Pesochim 103-109
Shevi'is 26 - Terumos 1

Sukkah, 2:4 - Beitzah 1:9

Orach Chaim 548:4-550:2

Ovos: 3

On Shabbos parshas Acharei-Kedoshim, a mi sheberach for those fasting Behab is said.

in Eretz Yisroel:

Parshas Tazria-Metzora

6:42 P.M.

Bnei Brak:
6:57 P.M.

8:03 P.M.
5:23 P.M.
5:22 P.M.

Parshas Acharei-Kedoshim

6:47 P.M.

Bnei Brak:
7:02 P.M.

8:15 P.M.
5:18 P.M.
5:14 P.M.



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On Tuesday night, the eve of 14 Nissan (Apr. 11) is the search for chometz - bedikas chometz, and the chometz is burnt the next morning, Erev Pesach, Wednesday, 14 Nissan (Apr. 12) until the end of the zman sreifas chometz. On erev Pesach the firstborn fast— Ta'anis Bechoros.

Yov Tov Pesach falls on Thursday, 15 Nissan (Apr. 14), in Eretz Yisroel, and on Thursday and Friday (Apr. 14-15) in Chutz Le'aretz. The days until Shevi'i Shel Pesach are Chol HaMo'ed.

From Mussaf of Yom Tov Pesach in Eretz Yisroel we say morid hatal in Shemoneh Esreih instead of vesen tal u-motor livrocho.

From Thursday night, Motzei Yom Tov Rishon Shel Pesach, we count sefiras ha'omer until Shavuos.

The seforim hakedoshim write to make a meal on the sixteenth of Nissan to remember the se'udas Esther that she made when Homon was hanged (Mishnah Berurah, 490:2 from the Mogen Avrohom).

Shevi'i Shel Pesach falls on Wednesday, 21 Nissan (April 19) and in Chutz Le'aretz also on Thursday, 22 Nissan (April 20) which is Yom Tov Sheini Shel Goliyos - Shmini Shel Pesach.

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