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PASSOVER 2016, 5776

First Seder - Night of Friday, April 22, 2016
First Day - Saturday April 23, 2016
Second Seder - Night of Saturday April 23, 2016
Second Day - Sunday, April 24, 2016
Seventh Day - Friday, April 29, 2016
Eighth Day - Saturday, April 30, 2016

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Featured Passover Products
  Sold through ArtScroll
The Seder Night: An Exalted Evening: The Passover Haggadah: With a Commentary Based on the Teachings of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik (Hardcover)
Passover Cookbooks
  Sold through Amazon.com and Artscroll

Passover Recipes

General Articles
Why is This Food Different from Other Foods? Kashrus/Passover and Modern Food Processing
  By A. J. Mathes-Scharf
Gluten Intolerance, Celiac, Allergies And Pesach
  By Rabbi Avraham Juravel
Audio Shirum at OU.org
OU Audio Pesach seminars
This Matzoh That We Eat
  by Rabbi Zushe Blech
Bread, Wine, Beer...
  by Rabbi Zushe Blech
Still Quonfuesed About Quinoa
  Facts about Quinoa on Passover
by A. J. Mathes-Scharf
Revised for 2016
Information on Choosing Pet Food for Passover
  from the Chicago Rabbinical Council
Passover Preparations
Hagalah: A Koshering Process
  by Rabbi Doniel Neustadt
The Quintessential Kashering Primer
  Provided by the OU
Preparing a Kitchen For Passover.
  Provided by the Star-K
Kashering for Passover
  provided by the CRC
Chicago Rabbinical Council's Guidelines to Kashering Counter tops and Stovetops for Pesach
Pesach Cleaning Primer
  by Rabbi Mordechai Becher
Know Thy Beans - Kitniyos is the Modern World
  By Rabbi Zushe Blech
List of foods considered to be Kitniot
What is Kitniyot?
Medicines and Cosmetics
Does Medicine need to be Kosher for Pesach?
  By Rabbi Shmuel Silber
Chometz Ingredients in Cosmetics & Toiletries
  From Rabbi Bess
OU guidelines on medicines
Medicines and Cosmetics for Pesach
  By Rabbi Doniel Neustadt
CRC Policy on Medicines, Cosmetics and Toiletries for Passover
  PDF Format
Other Articles
The Ten Commandments For the Prudent Passover Consumer
  Provided by the Star-K
Passover Matzos
  Provided by the Star-K
The Busiest Day of the Year: The Laws of Erev Pesach
  Provided by the Star-K, by Rabbi Dovid Heber.
But What Could be the Problem With...
  Provided by the Star-K
Chometz After Passover
Post Pesach Supermarket Shopping
  by Tzvi Haber, torahlog.org
A Guide to Purchasing Chometz After Pesach
  by Rabbi Mordechai Frankel
Reprinted from Star-K Kashrus Kurrents Spring 5775-2015
Chametz Sheavar Alav haPesach: The Supermarket Controversy
  by Rabbi Yaakov Luban
Chometz after Passover
  Compiled by kashrut.com
When Erev Passover is on Shabbos
Who is Wealthy?
  The use of Egg Matzah on Erev Pesach that falls on Shabbos
by Rabbi Zushe Blech
Shabbos Erev Pesach
  by Rabbi Doniel Neustadt
Why Is This Year Different? - A Practical Guide To The Laws That Apply When Erev Pesach Occurs On Shabbat
  by Rabbi Philip Ginsbury, M.A, London Beth Din

Passover 2016 Information
Passover Kashrut Alerts
  Last Updated Fri, Apr 22, 2016
Misc. Product Information
  Passover status of various products. Prepared by Arlene Mathes-Scharf
cRc 2016 Passover Information

OK Passover Page
Congregation K'Hal Adath Jeshurun Passover List
Va'ad HaRabanim of Greater Seattle Passover
  for Seattle's Ashkenazi and Sephardi communities

Atlanta Kashruth Commission - Pesach Shopping Guide
Vaad Hoeir of St. Louis Passover Guide
Sephardi Division of the Jersey Shore Orthodox Rabbinate

Council Of Orthodox Rabbis Of Greater Detroit PesachGram
Jewish Diabetes Association
  Pesach Guide for those with Diabetes (2012)

Commercial Passover Kashrut Alerts
  Last Updated Mon, Apr 4, 2016
OU Passover Information

Full Star-K Information
  Star-K Passover Directory (abridged)
Kosher Information Bureau (Rabbi Eidlitz) Passover 2016 Information
COR (Kashruth Council of Canada) Passover Guide
MK Passover Guide
London Beit Din Passover Page
  Ask a question: Is it Kosher for Passover?
UK Sephardi Kashrut Authority Passover List
French Passover Information

Australia Kashrut Authority Passover Guide
BDK Passover lists (Brazil - in Portuguese)
  For Ashkenazim
For Sefaradim
KMD (Sistema Kosher - Mexico) Passover list
  In Spanish
South African Union of Orthodox Synagogues Passover Page
Israel Medicine List from Clalit

Passover Travel
  Establishments offering destinations for travel for Passover 2016
Passover Recap 2015
  Kashrut.com Passover 2015 statistics, trends and observations
Bigelow Teas for Passover

Don't Yell Challah in a Crowded Matzah Bakery

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