Kvod harav. The opinion that holds that its not ok to eat before davening: Is that because its after Alos hashachar or because its between the time someone woke up and davened? For example if someone woke up at 3am and plans on staying up until netz should he refrain from eating or can he eat hamotsei if he wants?

A – According to pshat you can eat up to half hour before time of Tfila started,according to Kabala its from time you go to sleep
Q – Just to clarify, according to pshat its ok (half hour before tfila) but al pi kabala one shouldn’t eat from the time one wakes up until after one finishes tefilas shachris?
A – Correct. Even if he wakes up when its still night

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