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In halacha Yom Tov ends shloshim and shiva, my question is does the same rule apply to Yom Kippur if a close relative dies during the days of repentance?

Or is Yom Kippur different from other holidays in this respect? I ask because in many respects like melacha, the laws for Yom Kippur are more like Shabbat than a Yom Tov.

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Indeed Yom Kippur ends mourning, as the OU writes

Shiv'a ends if a Jewish festival, Rosh Hashana, or Yom Kippur intervenes.

Shloshim ends if a Jewish festival, Rosh Hashana, or Yom Kippur intervenes.

If two of those holidays occur within the first seven days after burial, the first one will break shiv'a and the second one will break shloshim.

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SA OC 548:11

ראש השנה ויום הכפורים חשיבי כרגלים לבטל האבילות

Rosh Hashana and Yom Kipur are treated like festivals with respect to nullifying mourning

The Kaf Hachaim explains that even though there is no simcha mentioned on them like the other holidays, there’ they are still considered together with the holidays:

ואע"ג דלא כתיב בהו שמחה אחז"ל שמבטלים את האבילות כמו הרגלים דכולהו הוקשו להדדי בתורה דכתיב אלה מועדי ה' ויש בכללם ר"ה ויוה"כ. לבוש

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  • Note this was a dispute in the Mishna (MK 3:6)
    – Double AA
    Feb 28 at 11:55

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