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Old 06-27-2018, 06:00 PM
 
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My 16-year-old got his drivers license last week. Tonight I let him drive by himself for the first time ever. Hum, I wonder what’s the bracha?
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Old 06-27-2018, 06:09 PM
 
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Shehechiyanu? Gomayl?
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Old 06-28-2018, 04:41 AM
 
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I would say Shehechiyanu! Also perhaps Tefilat Haderech?!
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Old 06-28-2018, 07:24 AM
 
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Another vote for Shehechiyanu.

We need our forum rabbi to answer
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Old 06-28-2018, 08:17 AM
 
Location: NJ
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Is "omigod get out of the way" a bracha?
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Old 06-28-2018, 08:54 AM
 
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Is "omigod get out of the way" a bracha?
Lol. Seriously though - is a Shehechiyanu okay or is it too mundane a matter? I'm curious.
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Old 06-28-2018, 10:53 AM
 
Location: NJ
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Lol. Seriously though - is a Shehechiyanu okay or is it too mundane a matter? I'm curious.
imho, we don't say shehechyanu for every new life milestone.

Shehecheyanu - Halachipedia
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Old 06-28-2018, 05:03 PM
 
Location: Eretz Yisrael
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Old 06-30-2018, 10:34 PM
 
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Is "omigod get out of the way" a bracha?
The question was tongue and cheek. :-)

But I like all the answers.
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Old 07-01-2018, 07:37 AM
 
Location: US
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The question was tongue and cheek. :-)

But I like all the answers.
I think that's "tongue in cheek"...
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