Negative Commandment #153
Sefer Ha’mitzvos Ha’Katzar (The concise book of mitzvos)
By the Chofetz Chaim
This book lists the Torah mitzvos that can be observed today
Second Section – the Negative Commandments
153. It is a negative commandment "do not do work on the first day of Sukkos"
As it states in Vayikra (Leviticus) 23:35, "on the first day... all work you shall not do."
This applies in all places and at all times, for men and for women.