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Posts Tagged ‘Tishrei’

In the Hebrew month of Cheshvan, humans and bees turn to working to preserve food from the harvest.

A Teshuvah (Return) to Fall Preservation

The month of Cheshvan, which continues through Nov. 8, is the only month in the Hebrew calendar without holidays. This gives us ample time, in our temperate climate, to focus our energy on preserving the harvest. Above: In the Hebrew month of Cheshvan, humans and bees turn to working to preserve food from the harvest.…

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recipes to break the fast beautifully. Traditional bagel with red fish and soft cheese on the table closeup. horizontal view from above. Yom Kippur fast.

Break The Fast Beautifully

Yom Kippur falls on the same day every year, the 10th day of Tishrei — exactly 10 days from Rosh Hashanah — and ends a period known as the Days of Awe, the time set aside to atone for the sins of the past year. Part of the atonement process includes a 25-hour fast. While…

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a boy sits at a Holocaust memorial in reflection to represent the reflection that goes on during Tishrei and the goal to never forget the 6 million Jews who died during the Holocaust

Essay: Remember The 6 Million

We are in the holy month of Tishrei. It includes Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur and Sukkot. On Rosh Hashanah, HaShem (God) writes in the Book of Life for the coming year: Who should live? Who should die? Who by fire? Who by water? Who by hunger? Yom Kippur is the holiest holiday on the Jewish…

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