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Selichot: (a) penitential prayers read before dawn during the week preceding Rosh Hashanah; (b) the days during which these prayers are recited; (c) special prayers recited on fast days and Yom Kippur Katan
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A series of Selichot ("supplication") prayers, recited in preparation for the "Days of Awe" of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur Requires Adobe PDF Reader; 1.30mb
Several days before Rosh Hashanah we begin to recite the Selichot, a series of penitential prayers and liturgy.
Contemporary Halachah and Kitzur Shulchan Aruch
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