[Avodah] What is the preferable time to say selichos?
micha at aishdas.org
Mon Aug 23 09:23:04 PDT 2021
On Mon, Aug 23, 2021 at 11:18:31AM -0400, Prof. Levine wrote:
> Most yeshivas do not say the first selichos at about 1 AM. There is a
> minyan in the YI of Midwood that says the first selichos on Sunday morning
> at 6:30 AM.
> At these minyanim the phrase "BeMotza'ei Menuchah qadamnukha techilah" is
Modifying the selichah doesn't change authorial intent. The fact remains
that we accepted into Selichos one that itself says midnight selichos
are preferable. At least the first night.
>> Meanwhile when it comes to selichos, Sepharadim say them the whole month,
>> and it's Ashkenazim who only start at shavua shechal bo.
> My understanding is that the Sefardim say the exact same selichos everyday.
> This is what I was told.
Yes, that's correct. (Although a new tangent atop my tangent.)
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