Elul 21, 5774
Laws and Customs
As the last month of the Jewish year, Elul is traditionaly a time of...
Alot Hashachar (dawn)
Earliest Tallit and Tefillin
Netz Hachamah (sunrise)
Tzeit Hakochovim (nightfall)
First, there are agonizing hours of wavering and uncertainty. Then comes a sudden, almost breathtaking shift in perspective...
By Chaya Shuchat
Adults are hit-and-miss, they might be inspired for a while, but their excitement often dissipates just as quickly. When a...
By Elisha Greenbaum
The week before Rosh Hashanah we recite the Selichot in the early morning, a series of penitential prayers and liturgy