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If one's yarmulke fell off during the amidah it is muttar for him to pick it up and even to walk a few steps to do so. If someone is mapkid to wear two coverings if his hat blew off he is allowed to pick it up again between brachos if it causes him to lose kavanah. This is similar to the case of a siddur dropped during the amidah as brought forth in the ...


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The classical case cited in halachic sources is a siddur falling (see e.g., Kitzur Shulchan Aruch 18:9) R Eliezer Melamed writes (Peninei Halacha Hilchot Tefila 17:15) that one is permitted to interrupt his Amidah to fix a problem only if it will bother him so much that he cannot concentrate, and it should be done between the brachot. If during the Amidah, ...


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