New answers tagged chol-hamoed
An explanation I heard from a local rav says that since children and parents are both not working during the week, this becomes an opportune time for families to go on outings somewhere. Driving to these destinations is necessary, and thus, the use of the car, is for simchat Yom Tov. I don't deride the practice - I like going to public places that are ...
The seffer Ashrei Ha'ish vol. 3 chapter 8 siff 44 quotes Reb Elyashev that driving a car is muttar on chol hamoed as it is not considered maaseh uman. No further explenation is given.
Top 50 recent answers are included