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Daily Mitzvah (Rambam)

Day 57: Positive Commandment 168

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Positive Commandment 168 (Digest)
Dwelling in the Sukkah

"You shall dwell in booths for seven days"Leviticus 23:42.

We are commanded to dwell in a sukkah (booth) for the seven days of the holiday of Sukkot. Women are exempt from this mitzvah.

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Should you say: what one sage permits, another prohibits; what Rabbi Eleazar condemns, Rabbi Joshua acquits; what the House of Shammai disqualifies, the House of Hillel declares fit; to whom then shall we listen? Says G-d: Nevertheless, it is all given from one shepherd...
  –Midrash Rabbah
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