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It is a rabbinical mitzvah to make eruv tavshilin, it even comes with a blessing. If so, why don't we make a shehecheyanu on it?

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Because it is a necessity,not like a mitzvah of time. – sam Sep 25 '13 at 21:55
I just made one last week. – Double AA Sep 25 '13 at 22:05
Lots of rabbinical mitzvot come with blessings but don't include shehechiyanu. Could you explain why you think this one would be different? Thanks. – Monica Cellio Sep 25 '13 at 22:08
@MonicaCellio. He considers that it should, because his point of departure is Chanukiah and Megillah. – Chanoch Sep 29 '13 at 16:40

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