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Halacha - Lighting Memorial Candles on Pesach
Submitted by Rebecca  Answered by Rav Peretz Moncharsh
Answer: The Yizkor memorial candle is traditionally lit before the last day of Yom Tov, April 25th this year. However, it is advisable to light a candle this Friday that will burn more than 24 hours, in order to light from it the Yom Tov candles at the conclusion of Shabbos before the seder.
posted:2008-04-14 08:55:06