Simhat Torah

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Immediately following the seven-day festival of Sukkot comes the two-day festival of Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah. (In the Land of Israel, the festival is “compacted” in a single day). Shemini Atzeret means “the eighth … Read More

Yom Kippur

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ATONEMENT & HOLINESS The holiest day of the year, when we reconnect with our essence, which remains faithful to G_d regardless of our behavior.t. [/cs_text] Yom Kippur Eve – Tuesday, October 4th 2022 Yom Kippur … Read More

Rosh Hashana

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THE WAKING OF CREATION Rosh Hashana is the time when Our Creator judges all His Creations. The soul stirring sound of the Shofar is a wake-up call to return to our Father.   Rosh Hashana … Read More

Tisha Be – Av August 6-7, 2022

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The fast of Tishea Beav, marks the destruction of both Beth Hamikdash. The fast will begin Saturday evening, August 6 at 20:47, and will end Sunday evening August 7 at 21:18. The fast begins at sunset of … Read More

17 of Tammuz – July 17th 2022

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The fast of the 17th of the Hebrew month of Tammuz, known as Shivah Asar B’Tammuz, is the start of a three-week mourning period for the destruction of Jerusalem and the two Holy Temples. The … Read More

Purim

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Purim How-To Guide Your Purim 2022 guide contains the story of Purim, and all you need to know about the 4 mitzvahs of Purim and the other observances of the day Purim, celebrated on the … Read More

Purim

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Purim begins Wednesday night, March 16 and continues through Thursday, March 17, 2022 (March 17-18 in Jerusalem) Monaco Purim Program at the Fairmont Rooftop: On Purim, we need to listen to the Megillah twice. Once … Read More

Tu Bishvat

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The 15th of Shevat on the Jewish calendar—celebrated this year on Monday, January 17, 2022—is the day that marks the beginning of a “new year” for trees. Commonly known as Tu Bishvat, this day marks … Read More

Chanukah

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Chanukah is the Jewish eight-day, wintertime “festival of lights,” celebrated with a nightly menorah lighting, special prayers and fried foods. The Hebrew word Chanukah means “dedication,” and is thus named because it celebrates the rededication … Read More