“Shabbos” in Hawaii

Question

If one is keeping the torah written prohibitions on Friday in hawaii as to be choshesh for that shita how shud one go abt lighting shabbos candles for Friday night without asking a non jew to do it for him as that’s not an option

2 years

Answers

  1. It is a little complicated! Subsequently, I am not going to rule what you should. I am, however, sending you a link to an essay on the subject and you can then decide how you want to proceed:

    A Traveler’s Guide to the International Dateline

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