Canceling the week of mourning

Canceling the week of mourning

07.09.18

Pergunta

A mourner whose week of mourning (Shiva) will finish before Rosh Hashana. Will Rosh Hashana cancel the month of mourning (Shloshim) that follows?

Resposta

If the Shiva finishes before Rosh Hashana, then Rosh Hashana cancels the Shloshim mourning period.