[Avodah] Minhagim for Baalei Teshuva

Ben Waxman ben1456 at zahav.net.il
Sun Mar 24 23:06:37 PDT 2013

I was speaking to Rabbi Daniel Sperber about this subject and he said 
exactly that. He felt that one should have a certain consistency. For 
example keeping gebrokts but not keeping kitniyot is a bit bent.


On 3/25/2013 1:59 AM, Kenneth Miller wrote:
> In any case, I would be surprised to learn that baalei teshuva of 
> Ashkenaz ancestry, or geirim of Ashkenaz batei din, are allowed to 
> simply choose to decline accepting any established Ashkenazi minhag 
> such as kitniyos. But I have learned a lot here on Avodah, and I'm 
> eager to lean more.

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