Shalom, everyone! Rosh Chodesh Nisan, the first day of the first month on the religious/ecclesiastical Hebrew calendar, begins sundown Wednesday, March 25, 2020, on the Gregorian calendar, with the sighting of the new moon (first visible crescent). Rosh Chodesh Nisan lasts until nightfall Thursday, March 26, 2020. The month of Nisan, also known as Aviv, is the first month … Continue reading Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Nisan, Aviv (First Month) 2020 #NewMoon #EcclesiasticalNewYear
Shalom, everyone! Purim, the Festival of Lots, begins sundown Monday, March 9, 2020 and ends nightfall Tuesday, March 10, 2020. Bnei Yisrael Society wishes a "Chag Purim Sameach" ("Happy Purim") to all who celebrate!