Mo’edim: Rosh Chodesh (“Beginning of the Month”) #NewMoon #RoshChodesh

Shalom, everyone! Rosh Chodesh, which means "new moon," "head of the month," or "beginning of the month," is the name for the first day of each month on the Hebrew calendar. In ancient pre-exilic Israel, the event of Rosh Chodesh was triggered by the sighting of the first visible/waxing crescent moon each lunar month. Rosh Chodesh is considered a minor biblical holiday, … Continue reading Mo’edim: Rosh Chodesh (“Beginning of the Month”) #NewMoon #RoshChodesh