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1. There are several opinions regarding how Kidush and Havdalah are recited on Motza'i Shabbos that is also Yom Tov.
2. The law follows the opinion of Rava, known as "YaKNeHaZ."
3. There is a similar dispute regarding the order of Havdalah on an ordinary Motza'i Shabbos that is not on Yom Tov.
4. When one says that he is now going to recite Birkas ha'Mazon, he may no longer eat or drink without reciting a new blessing, since he ended his eating session by expression his intention to recite Birkas ha'Mazon.
5. It is a special Mitzvah to recite Havdalah over a candle with at least two wicks.


1. The dispute refers to the order of the blessings of Yayin (wine), Kidush, Ner (blessing on the candle), and Havdalah.
2. This stands for Yayin, Kidush, Ner, Havdalah, and Zeman (the blessing of Shehecheyanu).
3. The custom is that one first says Birkas ha'Mazon (if he ate a meal), and then he recites the blessings of the wine, fragrant spices, flame, and Havdalah.
4. Such a statement removes one's mind from continuing the blessing that he made before he ate his meal.
5. This is why Rava's servant always lit a torch with multiple wicks from a pre-existing flame before Havdalah.

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