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Why in the Order of the Seder (that is Kadesh urchatz…) do we not include Mayim Achronim while we do we include the regular washing and the washing before dipping the vegetable into saltwater when all three are Halachic requirements? Why does the Mayim Achronim get ignored in the List of Things to do?

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    This version has it קדש ורחץ כרפס יחץ מגיד רחצה מוציא מצה מרור כורך שלחן עורך צפון נוטל ברך הלל. Maybe you are just looking at an Order poem from a place that didn't do Mayim Acharonim. Here's another קדש ורחץ כרפס יחץ מגיד רחצה מוציא מצה מרור כורך שלחן עורך טמון רחץ ברך הלל נרצה and another קדוש רחיצת ידים ירקות לאפיקומן הלל נטילת ידים מצה ומרור סעודתו אפיקומן מים אחרונים ברכת המזון הלל and another קידוש ידי אדם וטיבול בצע יגיד בגפן יד יציאת מצה ומרור יטביל גם כריכה יסעד מצה ידי זימון הלל יצא. – Double AA Apr 5 '17 at 13:36
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    @DoubleAA Sounds like an answer if you fill in what "this version" and "another" are. – Loewian Apr 5 '17 at 14:57
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  • @DoubleAA I know that you have discussed these different "signs" in a few questions. Can you provide a link to somewhere that you have located these different names? I've never seen any of these other versions that you mentioned. – DanF Apr 5 '17 at 18:58
  • @DanF judaism.stackexchange.com/a/81655/759 – Double AA Apr 7 '17 at 12:00
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Perhaps the composer of the simanei haseder believed that mayim achronim is no longer obligatory (like the opinion of, for instance, Tosfot Brachot 53b among other Rishonim and Achronim. I don't mean to imply that this is the accepted halacha today).

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    Alternatively, the composer included it and people dropped it. – Double AA Apr 5 '17 at 18:59

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