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Tomorrow evening is Erev Sukkot. In our neck of the woods it begins at 7:08p with candle lighting (that’s 18′ before sunset). The first day is the 15th of the month of Tishrei, which would correspond to Monday, Sept. 28. … Continue reading
These are the things you need for Sukkot: an etrog (citron), a lulav (palm frond), three chadasim (myrtle twigs) and two aravot (willow twigs). Chag Sameach!! “Joyful Festival”
L’shana Tova!! Happy Rosh Hashanah! May we all be inscribed for a wonderful, joyful, & fruitful New Year! Blow the Shofar! This is the longest Tekia Gadol I have ever heard!
We have decided to try this recipe tonight for Rosh haShanah! It’s Quinoa & Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash found at dailygarnish.com.
Shavuot begins Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014, 18 minutes before sunset. It is celebrated for two days. It is a celebration of joy for the harvest. It is the 50th day since Pesach (Passover). It is traditionally celebrated as the day … Continue reading
Chanukah is approaching rapidly. It’s once in our lifetime that Thxg falls during Hanukkah. Won’t happen again for 1,000s of yrs. As for me, I’m glad it’s rare, because it will be very hectic! But at least we’ll have all … Continue reading
Today is Simchat Torah–––Joy of Torah! At this time the Torah is started from the beginning again–––Genesis (Bereshit in Hebrew). Read just a little each day. Meditate on it as you go & listen in your spirit. Have an open … Continue reading
This is our Sukkah from yrs ago. Would seat ~10 peeps. You can’t really see the branches on top.
Hope everyone had a great Sunday! Yom Kippur starts 7:11p (our time zone) on Tues 9/25; ends 8:06p on Wed. That’s 18 min. before sunset (whatever time your sunset is). We will be fasting so get in your prayer requests!