Postponing mikveh to Shabbat due to illness
11 February, 2016
I was supposed to go to Mikvah tonight (Thursday) but missed it because I became violently ill after dinner. Is it ok to go tomorrow instead even though it's Shabbat?
Yes, it is permissible to immerse Friday night if you were unable to immerse Thursday night due to illness. In general one should not purposely delay mikveh to Friday night, but, if there are extenuating circumstances, immersion on Friday night may take place even if that is not your originally scheduled mikveh night.
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