Positive Mitzvah 

37

Rest from work on the day of Shmini Atseret (the eighth day of the assembly)

 

 “The eighth day shall be a holy convocation to you …it is a solemn assembly and desist from work.” Vayikra 23;36

 

The law is the same as the first day of Passover. Mitzvah 25.

This is required in all places and at all times for male and females.

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