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Author:  mendel
E-mail:  not available
Date:  4/13/2008 2:50:00 AM
Subject:  fire
Message:  what do we do this year regarding yom tov and havdala candles?
   
Reply:  Since there is electric light in the house, we don't need any additional lighting and lighting a candle can be an issur d'oraita. If however you are in a 'real' situation that you need light, ie the electric power went out, then you can light candles and make a bracha
CYA

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