Daniel Romero
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Sephardi (Spanish-Portuguese) Minhagim
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History There were several (many) nusakhoth among the Jews of Spain and Portugal before the expulsion from the Spanish realms (including Southern Italy and several other European possessions) in 1492....

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Where do the different traditions for hours of waiting between meat and milk come from?
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Re: Sephardim Although the Shulkhan arukh sets the waiting period at 6 hours (following the Rambam and others), in the introduction the Bet Yosef writes that if anything he writes in this book ...

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Do any Chasidim still accept Shabbos according to Rabbeinu Tam zman?
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Some hasidic groups still start Shabbat (and end Shabbat) according to Rabeinu Tam. I saw this with the hasidim in Lakewood, NJ and with Belz in Eretz Israel. A rabbi in the hasidic community in ...

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Can one follow Rabbeinu Tam time for beginning Shabbos?
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Some hasidic groups still start Shabbat (and end Shabbat) according to Rabeinu Tam. I saw this with the hasidim in Lakewood, NJ and with Belz in Eretz Israel. A rabbi in the hasidic community in ...

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Sephardi (Spanish-Portuguese) siddur
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There is also an S&P Birkon app for Android (free), which has Birkat ha mazon, mein shalosh, and a few other prayers. If you know the specific text you are looking for sometimes its online (e.g. ...

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