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Shacharit

Virtual Fitness Bootcamp via Zoom

Mincha & Maariv

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Friday Evening

Shacharit

Re’eh

Rosh Hodesh Elul

Shacharit

Virtual Fitness Bootcamp via Zoom

Rosh Hodesh Elul

Shacharit

Shacharit

Shacharit

Shacharit

Friday Evening

Shacharit

Shoftim

Shacharit

Virtual Fitness Bootcamp via Zoom

Mincha & Maariv

Shacharit

Shacharit

Shacharit

Shacharit

Friday Evening

Shacharit

Ki Tetze

Shacharit

Virtual Fitness Bootcamp via Zoom

Mincha & Maariv

Shacharit

Shacharit

Shacharit

Shacharit

Friday Evening

Shacharit

Ki Tavo

Kumsitz & Late Night Selichot

Shacharit

Virtual Fitness Bootcamp via Zoom

Mincha & Maariv

Bank Holiday

Shacharit/Selichot

Shacharit/Selichot

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Ask the Rabbi: Quinoa on Pesach
Dear Rabbi Simon,
Where do you stand on quinoa (and the kitniyot ban) for Pesach?
Many thanks,
Tzippy
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Dear Tzippy,
In line with other American authorities, I am in favour of quinoa. Although I reject completely the voices (mostly from Israel) seeking to abolish the ban on kitniyot entirely, IMO we do not need to include in the prohibition pseudo-grains that were unknown in the Old World until modern times. Best to buy with a Pesach hechsher though, to be free of any possible wheat contamination.
Rabbi Rashi Simon
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