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Does one fulfill the mitzvah of lighting candles (sabbath or chanukah) if done by a grama (indirect action)? Example

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What was grama about that? :) – Double AA Nov 28 '12 at 22:16
The mitzva is an actual lighting not a placement of the light. The same question could be asked by teffeiln if a machine puts it on the arm and ties it,or shecita as well.its a good q . – sam Nov 29 '12 at 0:01

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