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Tefillin removal on chol hamoed - first day vs the other days

For those who wear tefillin on Chol Hamo'ed Sukkot, the general practice is to remove tefillin before Hallel. On Chol Hamo'ed Pesach the practice is also to remove tefillin before Hallel. (see Mishnah ...
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Are women obligated to recite hallel on certain holidays

Beur Halachah 422:2: ומבואר עוד בש"ס סוכה ל"ח ובפוסקים דנשים פטורות מהלל ומשום דהיא מצוה שהזמן גרמא [חוץ מהלל דלילי פסחים דחייבות משום שאף הן היו באתו הנס כ"כ תוס' שם] It is clear from ...
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Are women obligated to recite hallel on certain holidays

Chanukah is a point of contention. A few Acharonim dispute the general consensus that they don't say Hallel as they were also included in the miracle. (See similarly about Pesach, Pesachim 38a, ...
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Half Hallel without a bracha on Yom Ha'atzma'ut and/or Yom Yerushalayim

Taking into account the learned comments received, I consider that the best answer/explanation that I have been able to find is contained in the passage below from Celebrating Yom Ha’atzma’ut and Yom ...
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Tefillin removal on chol hamoed - first day vs the other days

The Minhag to wear the Tfillin on first day חול המועד פסח is brought, as a by the way, in the ספר לקט הקמח החדש סימן כה אות קח (see image) where he mentions that one should remove the tfillin between ...
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