Pass the Lentils? https://mosaicmagazine.com/picks/uncategorized/2014/04/pass-the-lentils/

April 7, 2014 | Elli Fischer
About the author: Elli Fischer, a rabbi, writer, and translator, is pursuing graduate studies in Jewish history at Tel Aviv University.

Ashkenazi Jews are forbidden to eat kitniyot—rice, corn, and legumes—on Passover, while Sephardim are permitted. Why?

Read more on Times of Israel: http://blogs.timesofisrael.com/why-sephardim-eat-kitniyot-but-ashkenazim-dont/

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