Question:

Hi good afternoon,
I’m going to E”Y on Rosh Chodesh Tamuz 5777, and I’m will be going to the Kosel straight away on Rosh Chodesh, am I mechuyav to tear kriya?

Answer:

 

The minhag is to rip on Rosh Chodesh when going to the kosel, however on erev shabbos after chatzos the minhag is not to rip.

Sources:

Orchos Rabeinu 2- pg.149

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