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Tishrei 5782 (Sept. 7- Oct. 7)

"May the Year with its Curses End and the year with its Blessings Begin "

 

 

1) "Jewish Astrology"
2) Calendar Reminders

 

1) "Jewish Astrology" (from Sefer HaYetzira)

Month

Sign

Letter

Tribe

Limb

sense

Sefirah Channel

Permutation of the Name

7

Libra

lamed

Efrayim

gall bladder

sex (union)

Hod to Yesod

V.K.Y.K.


2) CALENDAR REMINDERS

 

1-2 Tishrei (Sept.6[night]-Sept.8) Rosh HaShana, Day of Judgment for the whole creation and the "head" of the year 5782 starts Monday night. Let's get off to a good start! The Tashlich "to the water" afternoon ceremony on Tuesday.

3 Tishrei
(Sept.9) Fast of Gedaliah

5 Tishrei (Sept.11) Shabbat Vayelech; Shabbat Shuvah: Torah Reading: Deut. 31:1-30. Haftorah: Isaiah 61:10-63:9 and Joel 2:15-27.

10 Tishrei (Sept.15-16) Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement and of oneness with G-d. This year the fast falls on Thursday and so is from sunset Wednesday night till nightfall Thursday. It is customary to partake of two festive meals on the eve of Yom Kippur (in this case on Wednesday) and one festive meal after the end of the fast. According to tradition, the festive meal after the conclusion of the fast brings down blessing for one's financial success for the entire new year.

12 Tishrei (Sept.17-18) Shabbat Ha'azinu; Torah Reading: Deut.32:1-52; Haftorah: Samuel II 22:1-51.

13 Tishrei (Sept.19) The yahrzeit of the fourth Lubavitcher Rebbe, the Rebbe Maharash

14-21 Tishrei (Sept.20-Sept.28) Sukkot. Spend as much time in the Sukkah as possible. Shake the four species each weekday. Keep the faith!

21 Tishrei (Sept.27) Hoshanah Rabba: (The next stage in the process that began on Rosh HaShana -- the delivery of judgment) In many communities it is a custom to stay up learning Torah and reciting psalms all night.

22 Tishrei (Sept.27-28) Shemini Atzeret--Simchat Torah, The "Prayer for rain."
[Outside of Israel Simchat Torah is celebrated the next day.] Completion of annual Torah-reading cycle. Dance in honor and joy of the Torah. Torah Reading: Deut. 33:1-34:12 (the end! of The Five Books), Gen. 1:1-2:3. Haftorah: Joshua 1.

23 Tishrei (Sept.28-29) Simchat Torah outside of Israel

25 Tishrei (Oct.1) The yahrzeit of Rabbi Levi Yitzchak of Berdichev known as 'the Advocate of the Jewish People".

27 Tishrei (Oct.1-2) Shabbat Bereishit, Torah Reading: Gen. 1:1-6:8. Haftorah: Isaiah 42:5-43:10. Also Shabbat Mevarchim- blessing of the New Month

30 Tishrei
(Oct. 6) First day of Rosh Chodesh Mar Cheshvan



MAY YOU HAVE A GOOD, HAPPY AND SWEET NEW YEAR!


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