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Customs for Erev Yom Kippur

Erev Yom Kippur is considered a holiday and we don’t say?

Until when don’t we say Tachnun?

When does the holiday of Erev Yom Kippur begin?

Why is eat a Mitzvah to eat on Erev Yom Kippur?

Why are the days between Yom Kippur and sukkots special?

What color chicken to we use for Kaporos?

What is the proper time to do Kaporos?

If one can do it then when should one do it?

How many Kaporos for a pregnant woman?

Why would a fetus need an atonement?

Why would you need Kaporos for children who are not responsible for their deeds?

What do some people use instead of live chickens?

What would be the better option combine many with live chicken or everyone should do it with money?

What do we say when we do Kaporos?

When do we say זה and when do we say זאת?

How many times in total do we swing the chicken around the head?

How do we get to that number?

What does the שוחט do after slaughtering the chicken?

What ברכה do we make?

Who is the one that gets to do this מצוה?

Before covering you want to make sure?

If there is the first time doing the mitzvah of כסוי דם בעפר do you make the ברכה שהחיינו?

What happens if the שחיטה turns out is not good do you need to do it over?

What do we do with the chickens?

If the poor people are embarrassed?

What do we do with the innards of the chicken?

Since it became degrading for the poor people to eat someone else’s kaporo, what do we do instead?

What reward do we get for eating on Erev Yom Kippur?


Why don’t we say מזמור לתודה on ערב יום כפור?

What are the other days we don’t say מזמור לתודה?

What else don’t we don’t we say on ערב יום כפור

It is customary to daven quickly on Erev Yom Kippur why?

What would the Rebbe do on Erev Yom Kippur?

What would he say?

What should one ask on Erev Yom Kippur?

What is the reason for this tradition?

One should increase in charity on Erev Yom Kippur especially when?

What did the Bal Shem Tov say about the coins?

How much should we eat on Erev Yom Kippur?

Do we use לחם משנה?

What are Kreplach?

When do we eat them?

What do you feel them with?

What about dipping challah in honey?

When did the Rebbe end Shiva for his mother?

What is one of the reasons for immersing in the Mikvah on Erev Yom Kippur?

What do we do before going to the Mikvah is to get?

How it is done today?

What do both recite?

From where do you start?

After Malkos we use the?

Need to make sure there is no?

What is the spiritual meaning of immersion?

What do we say in the end of מנחה?

When do we bang on chest during על חטא?

We do not say תחנון and אבינו מלכנו during מנחה?

When do we say אבינו מלכנו on Yom Kippur Shabbos?

How much must we eat in order to make ברכת המזון?

How much must we eat in order to do נטילת ידים?

What is the meal before the beginning of the fast called?

When should one stop eating?

When is candle lighting time generally set to?

When one finishes eating one should specify that they are not accepting the fast yet. Why?

When do we say להדליק נר של שבת and when של שבת קודש?


Women who made the שהחיינו do not say it?

Each married person lights two lights what are they?

Unmarried people only light?

Where do we place these lights?

A person who got married during the year does not put on a?

One should not go into the restroom while wearing?

When before Kol Nidrei do you put on the Talis and make its beracha?

One blesses sons and daughter before Yom Kippur. What did the Rebbe do?

What do you say in the blessing?

Before starting the Tefilim that is before kol nidrei you should say?