Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Adar (Twelfth Month) 2021 #NewMoon

Shalom, everyone! Rosh Chodesh Adar, the first day of the Twelfth Month, begins sundown Thursday, February 11, 2021, on the Hebrew calendar, with the sighting of the new moon (first visible crescent). "Chodesh Tov" ("A Good Month") from Bnei Yisrael Society to all who celebrate! About This Month Adar is the Twelfth Month of the ecclesiastical Hebrew … Continue reading Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Adar (Twelfth Month) 2021 #NewMoon

Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Shevat (Eleventh Month) 2021 #NewMoon

Shalom, everyone! Rosh Chodesh Shevat, the first day of the Eleventh Month, begins sundown Wednesday, January 13, 2021, on the Hebrew calendar, with the sighting of the new moon (first visible crescent). "Chodesh Tov" ("A Good Month") from Bnei Yisrael Society to all who celebrate! About This Month Shevat is the Eleventh Month of the … Continue reading Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Shevat (Eleventh Month) 2021 #NewMoon

Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Tevet (Tenth Month) 2020 #NewMoon

Shalom, everyone! Rosh Chodesh Tevet, the first day of the Tenth Month, begins sundown Tuesday, December 15, 2020, on the Hebrew calendar, with the sighting of the new moon (first visible crescent). "Chodesh Tov" ("A Good Month") from Bnei Yisrael Society to all who celebrate! About This Month Tevet is the Tenth Month of the … Continue reading Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Tevet (Tenth Month) 2020 #NewMoon

Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Kislev (Ninth Month) 2020 #NewMoon

Shalom, everyone! Rosh Chodesh Kislev, the first day of the Ninth Month, begins sundown Monday, November 16, 2020 on the Hebrew calendar, with the sighting of the new moon (first visible crescent). "Chodesh Tov" ("A Good Month") from Bnei Yisrael Society to all who celebrate! About This Month Kislev is the Ninth Month of the ecclesiastical … Continue reading Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Kislev (Ninth Month) 2020 #NewMoon

Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan, (Eighth Month) 2020 #NewMoon

Shalom, everyone! Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan, the first day of the Eighth Month, also known as Bul begins sundown Saturday, October 17, 2020 on the Hebrew calendar, with the sighting of the new moon (first visible crescent). Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan will last two days, from sundown Saturday, October 18, 2020/Yom Rishon, Tishrei 30 5781, through sundown … Continue reading Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan, (Eighth Month) 2020 #NewMoon

Holiday Greetings: A Happy and Reflective Yom Teruah and Rosh HaShanah from Bnei Yisrael Society! #5781 #2020 #YomTeruah #RoshHaShanah

Bnei Yisrael Society wishes all who remember and observe "Shanah Tovah U'metukah" ("A Good and Sweet Year") beginning with the celebration of the biblical feast of Yom Teruah ("Day of Blasts"), known in modern times as "Rosh HaShanah" ("Head of the Year").  Yom Teruah is a biblical holiday The Almighty commanded B'nei Israel to commemorate annually … Continue reading Holiday Greetings: A Happy and Reflective Yom Teruah and Rosh HaShanah from Bnei Yisrael Society! #5781 #2020 #YomTeruah #RoshHaShanah

Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Elul (Sixth Month) 2020 #NewMoon

Shalom, everyone! Rosh Chodesh Elul begins sundown Wednesday, August 19, 2020/Yom Chamishi, Av 30 5780 on the Hebrew calendar with the sighting of the new moon (first visible crescent). Rosh Chodesh Elul will last two days, from sundown Wednesday, August 19, 2020/Yom Chamishi, Av 30 5780, through sundown Friday, August 20, 2020/Yom Shishi, Elul 1 5780. … Continue reading Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Elul (Sixth Month) 2020 #NewMoon

Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Av (Fifth Month) 2020 #NewMoon

Shalom, everyone! Rosh Chodesh Av, the first day of the Fifth Month, begins sundown Tuesday, July 21, 2020, on the Hebrew calendar, with the sighting of the new moon (first visible crescent). Gevirah.com wishes a "Chodesh Tov" ("A Good Month") to all who observe! About This Month Av is the Fifth Month of the ecclesiastical Hebrew calendar. … Continue reading Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Av (Fifth Month) 2020 #NewMoon

Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Tamuz (Fourth Month) 2020 #NewMoon

Shalom, everyone! Rosh Chodesh Tamuz, the first day of the Fourth Month, begins sundown Sunday, June 21, 2020, on the Hebrew calendar, with the sighting of the new moon (first visible crescent). Rosh Chodesh will be celebrated over two days, Sivan 30 5780 and Tamuz 1 5780. The Fourth Month marks the Fast of the … Continue reading Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Tamuz (Fourth Month) 2020 #NewMoon

Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Sivan (Third Month) 2020 #NewMoon

Shalom, everyone! Rosh Chodesh Sivan, the first day of the Third Month, begins sundown Saturday, May 23, 2020, on the Hebrew calendar, with the sighting of the new moon (first visible crescent). Rosh Chodesh Sivan marks the continued counting of the Omer and the annual mo'ed of Shavuot. Bnei Yisrael Society wishes a "Chodesh Tov" ("A Good Month") to … Continue reading Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Sivan (Third Month) 2020 #NewMoon

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

Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Iyyar (Second Month) 2020 #NewMoon

Shalom, everyone! Rosh Chodesh Iyyar, the first day of the Second Month, also known as Ziv, begins sundown Thursday, April 23, 2020 on the Hebrew calendar, with the sighting of the new moon (first visible crescent). Rosh Chodesh Iyyar marks the continued counting of the Omer until the annual mo'ed of Shavuot, and Pesach Sheni … Continue reading Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Iyyar (Second Month) 2020 #NewMoon

Mo’edim: The Almighty’s Appointed Times as Found in the Torah

Shalom, everyone! The mo'edim are appointed times The Almighty gave unto Bnei Yisrael to remember and observe as meetings between Yisrael and The Almighty. The mo'edim were to be times of thanksgiving, worship, and praise unto The Almighty, and times of rest and reflection for Bnei Yisrael. Each mo'ed had specific instructions from The Almighty on … Continue reading Mo’edim: The Almighty’s Appointed Times as Found in the Torah

Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Nisan, Aviv (First Month) 2020 #NewMoon #EcclesiasticalNewYear

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