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Hidabroot Siddur

Al Hamichyah: The After-Blessing on Special Foods

Al Hamichyah is recited after eating: 1) Mezonot foods – e.g. one of the five grains (wheat, barley, spelt, oats, rye – though not rice), whether baked, fried or cooked (but not whole roasted kernels). 2) Wine or grape juice. 3) The "five fruits" – olives, dates, grapes, figs or pomegranate

Borei Nefashot: After-Blessing on Other Foods

Borei Nefashot is recited after eating vegetables, meat, fish, eggs, dairy products, fruits (except for olives, dates, etc. which are of the seven species and require the Three-Faceted Blessing), drinks (except for wine and grape juice which require the Three-Faceted Blessing) and rice

Selichot - Edot HaMizrach

Edot HaMizrach, Jews from Eastern and oriental countries (Sfardim) start reciting Selichot (Prayers for forgiveness) from the beginning of Elul. Here is the Selichot prayer according to their custom