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Vol. LXIX No. 16                                                   5778

New York City



April 20, 2018 – 5 Iyar 5778

7:22 p.m. NYC E.D.T.


Sabbath Ends: 8:25 p.m. NYC E.D.T.

Sabbath Ends: Rabbenu Tam 8:54 p.m. NYC E.D.T.

Weekly Reading: Tazria-Metzora

Weekly Haftara: Ve’Arba’a Anashim (II Kings 7:3-20)

Daf Yomi: Zevachim 7

Mishna Yomit: Kesubos 4:10-11

Halacha Yomit: Shulchan Aruch, Orach Chayyim 314:11 – 315:1

Rambam Yomi: Hilchos Parah Adumah chap. 11-13

Earliest time for Tallis and Tefillin: 5:17 a.m. NYC E.D.T.

Sunrise: 6:09 a.m. NYC E.D.T.

Latest Kerias Shema: 9:32 a.m. NYC E.D.T.

Sunset: 7:40 p.m. NYC E.D.T.

Pirkei Avos: Chap 2

Sefiras HaOmer: 20

Today, the 5th of Iyar is Yom Ha’atzma’ut – Israel’s Independence Day. (Celebrated Thursday, 4 Iyar, one day earlier)

The following chapters of Tehillim are being recited by many congregations and Yeshivos for our brothers and sisters in Eretz Yisrael: Chapter 83, 130, 142. – Y.K.