Book of Lamentations

The Prohibition Against Studying Torah on Tisha B’Av

Why would learning sacred Jewish texts be forbidden on this day of fasting and mourning?

Lamentations

Eicha, the Book of Lamentations, asks important questions that address the theological crisis following the Jewish exile.

The Book of Lamentations

This special reading for Tisha B'Av sets the tone for this tragic and mournful day