I understand that I need a shamosh for my menorah Do I need 2 shamoshes if 2 people light 2 menorahs next to each other
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Mishna Berura 673:18 says that so long that each Menora is in a separate place, each one should have a Shamash. From this I would deduce that if all the Menoras are being lit in the same area, only one Shamash is necessary.
However Be'air Hataiv 5 seems to say that all those who light need a Shamash. Be'air Hataiv seems to mention that the Rashal is lenient regarding this.