Jewish wisdom, anchored in the rhythms of the year, can help us set benchmarks that make sticking to our commitments more likely.
A minor holiday that marks the beginning of each Hebrew month.
The New Moon is a symbol of the feminine, and a time when all creatures will come together to praise God.
Starting and growing a Rosh Chodesh group.
The ritual of blessing the moon is not widely practiced--but carries deep spiritual meaning.
Jewish texts about the moon and Rosh Chodesh.
A fast day associated with the new moon.
Celebrating the new moon has special significance for women.
The rhythm of Jewish life is determined by its calendar. Jewish existence is given structure and meaning by the passage of time. There are rituals, celebrations, and holidays that are observed on a daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly basis.