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Re: Top Reasons To Go OTD
« Reply #225 on: March 09, 2015, 12:55:38 PM »
Washing/bentching at a business lunch
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Re: Top Reasons To Go OTD
« Reply #226 on: March 09, 2015, 12:58:35 PM »
Washing/bentching at a business lunch
was thinking that
last time i brought a piece of bread to work, washed privately, had in mind to eat elsewhere, then went to eat, and bentched back by my desk

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Re: Top Reasons To Go OTD
« Reply #227 on: March 09, 2015, 02:07:57 PM »
Kitzur Shulchan Aruch, 44:6

לא יברך מעומד, ולא מהלך, אלא מיושב, ואפילו היה הולך בתוך ביתו כשאכל, או שהיה עומד או מסיב, כשצריך לברך צריך לישב, כדי לכוין דעתו ביותר, וגם לא יהא מיסב שהוא דרך גאוה, אלא ישב וילבש מלבוש העליון. וגם יניח הכובע בראשו שיהא מורא שמים עליו. ויעורר הכונה ויברך באימה וביראה, ולא יעשה שום דבר בשעה שהוא

Not saying there's no inyan at all. It's just not the same as davening.
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Re: Top Reasons To Go OTD
« Reply #228 on: March 09, 2015, 02:32:46 PM »
What I learned on the forum in the past 24 hours: Oreos are pas Yisroel, you can eat them with real fleishigs, you don't need mayim acharonim because there are no poisonous snake on an airplane, and you can bentsch without a hat and jacket even if you wouldn't daven that way.

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Re: Top Reasons To Go OTD
« Reply #229 on: March 09, 2015, 02:39:55 PM »
What I learned on the forum in the past 24 hours: Oreos are pas Yisroel, you can eat them with real fleishigs, you don't need mayim acharonim because there are no poisonous snake on an airplane, and you can bentsch without a hat and jacket even if you wouldn't daven that way.
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Re: Top Reasons To Go OTD
« Reply #230 on: March 09, 2015, 02:43:11 PM »
Wow! Great start for a wiki...
Or a book burning. ;)

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Re: Top Reasons To Go OTD
« Reply #231 on: March 09, 2015, 02:52:04 PM »
...you don't need mayim acharonim because there are no poisonous snake on an airplane...
Are you sure?
« Last Edit: March 09, 2015, 02:56:25 PM by Achas Veachas »
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Re: Top Reasons To Go OTD
« Reply #232 on: March 09, 2015, 02:58:39 PM »

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Re: Top Reasons To Go OTD
« Reply #233 on: March 09, 2015, 03:02:19 PM »
Not saying there's no inyan at all. It's just not the same as davening.

Do you have a source for this?

AFAIK, bentching is equal to or greater than davening, for all intents and purposes.

Please cite a specific source that states that wearing a hat is more important during davening than during bentching.

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Re: Top Reasons To Go OTD
« Reply #234 on: March 09, 2015, 03:11:28 PM »
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R' moshe held certain things but felt they should not be publicized as psak. I know one instance of this 2nd hand.
+1 he even says as much in one of his teshuvahs.

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Re: Top Reasons To Go OTD
« Reply #235 on: March 09, 2015, 03:15:55 PM »
What I learned on the forum in the past 24 hours: Oreos are pas Yisroel, you can eat them with real fleishigs, you don't need mayim acharonim because there are no poisonous snake on an airplane, and you can bentsch without a hat and jacket even if you wouldn't daven that way.
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Re: Top Reasons To Go OTD
« Reply #236 on: March 09, 2015, 03:24:45 PM »
Kitzur Shulchan Aruch, 44:6

לא יברך מעומד, ולא מהלך, אלא מיושב, ואפילו היה הולך בתוך ביתו כשאכל, או שהיה עומד או מסיב, כשצריך לברך צריך לישב, כדי לכוין דעתו ביותר, וגם לא יהא מיסב שהוא דרך גאוה, אלא ישב וילבש מלבוש העליון. וגם יניח הכובע בראשו שיהא מורא שמים עליו. ויעורר הכונה ויברך באימה וביראה, ולא יעשה שום דבר בשעה שהוא
So just the hat then, no jacket?

In all seriousness, I was by one of my rebbeim for a meal on Sukkos and it was very hot. By bentching he put on his hat but not his jacket, and mentioned that the hat is more important than the jacket. I don't remember the explanation, or if he gave one.

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Re: Top Reasons To Go OTD
« Reply #237 on: March 09, 2015, 03:25:40 PM »
So just the hat then, no jacket?

Did you see the few words right before that?
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Re: Top Reasons To Go OTD
« Reply #238 on: March 09, 2015, 03:27:15 PM »
Did you see the few words right before that?
Lol, sorry. You got me ;D - only read the bold. Either way, wanted to introduce my maaseh rav.

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Re: Top Reasons To Go OTD
« Reply #239 on: March 09, 2015, 03:28:32 PM »
Lol, sorry. You got me ;D - only read the bold. Either way, wanted to introduce my maaseh rav.
:)
Regarding your Ma'aseh, I have seen people putting on a hat but no jacket but never found out a reason...
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