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Why Fire, Besomim During Havdalah?

Stump the Rabbi: Why do we make Havdalah on Motzoei Shabbos and why do we use the fire and besomim? Video

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Thank you.

I’m also wondering why we look at our nails.

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At the moment he got light, he realized that the nails that were covering his body fall off and only the nails on his finger was left

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why do we turn our fingers inward when we look at the fire?

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