My dad passed away. Do you sit shiva on sukkot ?


When one of the festivals of the year — Rosh Hashana, Yom Kippur, Sukkos, Passover, and Shavuot, occur in the middle of Shiva, the remaining days of Shiva mourning are annulled.

However, a candle should remain lit for all seven days, but should not be in the same room as the holiday meals.

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