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There is a famous concept that a person is not allowed to have benefit from a miracle. What is its talmudic source and what does it apply to?

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BAbylonian Talmud, Taanis 24 – Reb Chaim HaQoton Apr 13 '14 at 17:47
@RebChaimHaQoton, flesh that out (add, in particular, an answer to "and what does it apply to?"), and it sounds like you've got a good answer to post below. – msh210 Apr 17 '14 at 5:38
what about the splitting of the sea, the manna, etc.? – ray Apr 17 '14 at 11:28
Didn't Eliyahu benefit from being fed by ravens? – Mike Jun 1 '14 at 3:21

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