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The Minhag is not to say Tachanun in a Minyan where there is a Chasan present. Suppose a Kallah came to Shul (and there is no Chasan present) for Shacharis or Mincha and is in the ladies section, do the men say Tachanun?

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Was this inspired by my question! –  Yehoshua Aug 28 '13 at 18:42
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@Yehoshua. Yes! –  Gershon Gold Aug 28 '13 at 18:44
    
@GershonGold very interesting because I also though then to ask this after hearing this malacha shailo today... –  Yehoshua Aug 28 '13 at 20:11
    
Similar: judaism.stackexchange.com/q/30810 –  msh210 Aug 29 '13 at 4:46

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Shevet HaLevi 5:12 - end of Teshuva says that a Kallah in the Ezras Nashim would not be sufficient reason not to say Tachanun since she is not combined with the Minyan.

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Does she exempt the women in the section with her? –  Double AA Aug 29 '13 at 16:51
    
@DoubleAA: I do not know as this is not discussed in the Teshuva. –  C. Ben Yosef Aug 29 '13 at 17:59
    
What about a Chatan who is a Katan? He also does not combine with the minyan –  Double AA Aug 30 '13 at 6:22
    
@DoubleAA: Please let me know when you find such a Chatan. –  C. Ben Yosef Sep 8 '13 at 15:14
    
I can do so, but I don't know why you want to know. –  Double AA Sep 8 '13 at 15:56

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