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I have heard that there is a Sefer published 300-400 years ago which indicates that the (Melamdim) Torah teachers would be off on Chamisha Asar B'Shevat in order to rejuvenate. Anyone know where this can be found?

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One day a year? Wow. Yeridath HaDoroth. –  Seth J Jan 27 '13 at 16:27
    
@SethJ Bein Hazmanim is a relatively new concept. The SA HaRav in Hilchos Talmud Torah seemed to have left this one out ;). Ask R' Tzvi Meir Zilberger about Bein Hazmanim. –  Yehoshua Jan 27 '13 at 20:58
    
See here hebrewbooks.org/… in the left column on the bottom and continued on the next page. –  Meir Zirkind Feb 6 '13 at 4:08

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Nitei Gavriel Hilchos Purim 2:8:13 mentions this in the name of Minhagei Vermasia 211 that on the 15th of Shevat the children would not go learn with their Rabbeim.

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