Monday, August 23, 2010

Mitzvah #217 - Shavuoth is not a work day

One may not do any Melacha (work as defined by the Rabbis) on Shavuoth.

Applies to everybody, everywhere, always

Verse: "And on the 15th of the first month... all work you shall not do" (Vayikra 23:21)

Source: The Chafetz-Chaim's Sefer haMitzvot haKatzar; Prohibition 149

- Danny
Monday, 13 Elul 5770

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