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1st Adar 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Feb– Mar 2019 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Shevat 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Jan– Feb 2019 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 1 2 3 4 5 Tevet 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Dec 2018 – Jan 2019 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 1 2 3 4 5 6 Kislev 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Nov– Dec 2018 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Ḥeshvan 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Oct– Nov 2018 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Tishrey 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Sep– Oct 2018 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Av 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Aug 2019 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 1 Tammuz 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Jul– Aug 2019 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 1 Sivan 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Jun– Jul 2019 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 1 2 3 Iyyar 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 May– Jun 2019 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 1 2 3 Nisan 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Apr– May 2019 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 1 2 3 4 5 2nd Adar 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Mar– Apr 2019 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 1 2 3 4 5 Shevat 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Jan– Feb 2019 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 1 2 3 4 5 Tevet 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Dec 2018 – Jan 2019 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 1 2 3 4 5 6 Kislev 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Nov– Dec 2018 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Ḥeshvan 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Oct– Nov 2018 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Tishrey 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Sep– Oct 2018 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Elul 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Sep 2018 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Tammuz 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Jul– Aug 2019 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 1 Sivan 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Jun– Jul 2019 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 1 2 3 Iyyar 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 May– Jun 2019 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 1 2 3 Nisan 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Apr– May 2019 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 1 2 3 4 5 2nd Adar 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Mar– Apr 2019 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 1 2 3 4 5 1st Adar 5779 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Feb– Mar 2019 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Luah Hashanah 5779


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Tips for Using eLua?™ 5779Front MatterFront CoverTitle PageCopyright PageContentsLua? Editions / Lua? ExtrasPrefaceAbout the AuthorsGuide to TransliterationsGuide to Symbols and ConventionsJewish Commemorations 5779–5782About the Year 5779HEBREW CALENDAR 5778Elul 5778Rosh ?odesh Elul — Day 2 Shabbat Shofetim Shabbat Ki tetse Shabbat Ki tavo Leyl Seli?ot Seli?ot at NightShabbat Nitsavim Tishrey 5779Rosh Hashanah — Day 1 Rosh Hashanah — Day 2 Tsom Gedalyah Fast of GedalyahShabbat Vayelekh Shabbat ShuvahYom Kippur Shabbat Ha'azinu Sukkot — Day 1 Sukkot — Day 2 Sukkot — ?ol Hamo'ed Day 1Sukkot — ?ol Hamo'ed Day 2Sukkot — ?ol Hamo'ed Day 3Shabbat ?ol Hamo'ed Sukkot ?ol Hamo'ed — Day ??4 Hosha'na Rabbah Last day of ?ol Hamo'ed Shemini Atseret Sim?at Torah Shabbat Bereshit Rosh ?odesh ?eshvan — Day 1 ?eshvan 5779Rosh ?odesh ?eshvan — Day 2 Shabbat Noa? Shabbat Lekh lekha Shabbat Vayera Shabbat ?ayyey sarah Rosh ?odesh Kislev — Day 1 Kislev 5779Rosh ?odesh Kislev — Day 2 Shabbat Toledot Shabbat Vayetse Shabbat Vayishla? Shabbat Vayeshev ?anukkah — Day 1 ?anukkah — Day 2 ?anukkah — Day 3 ?anukkah — Day 4 ?anukkah — Day 5 Shabbat Mikkets ?anukkah — Day 6 Rosh ?odesh Tevet — Day 1Tevet 5779Rosh ?odesh Tevet — Day 2 ?anukkah — Day 7 ?anukkah — Day 8 Shabbat Vayiggash Asarah Betevet Fast of the 10th of TevetShabbat Vay?i Shabbat Shemot Shabbat Va'era Shevat 5779Rosh ?odesh Shevat Shabbat Bo Shabbat Beshalla? Shabbat ShirahChanting Shirat HayamShabbat Shirah Tu Bishvat — 15th of Shevat Shabbat Yitro Chanting Aseret HadibberotShabbat Mishpatim Rosh ?odesh Adar Rishon — Day 1 1st Adar 5779Rosh ?odesh Adar Rishon — Day 2Shabbat TerumahShabbat TetsavvehPurim KatanShushan Purim KatanShabbat Ki tissaShabbat Vayak·hel Shabbat ShekalimRosh ?odesh Adar Sheni — Day 12nd Adar 5779Rosh ?odesh Adar Sheni — Day 2 Shabbat Pekudey Shabbat Vayikra Shabbat ZakhorTa'anit Ester Fast of EstherPurim Shushan Purim Shabbat Tsav Shabbat Shemini Shabbat ParahNisan 5779Shabbat Tazria Shabbat Ha?odesh Rosh ?odesh NisanShabbat Metsora Shabbat HagadolBedikat ?amets The Search for ?ametsBi'ur ?amets Destruction of the ?amets Ta'anit Bekhorim Fast of the FirstbornShabbat Pesa? — Day 1 Pesa? — Day 2 Pesa? — ?ol Hamo'ed Day 1Pesa? — ?ol Hamo'ed Day 2Pesa? — ?ol Hamo'ed Day 3Pesa? — ?ol Hamo'ed Day 4Pesa? — Day 7 Shabbat Pesa? — Day 8 Yom Hasho'ah Vehagevurah Holocaust and Heroism Remembrance Day Shabbat A?arey mot Shabbat Ma?ar ?odeshRosh ?odesh Iyyar — Day 1 Iyyar 5779Rosh ?odesh Iyyar — Day 2 Yom Hazikkaron Remembrance Day Yom Ha'atsma'ut Independence DayShabbat Kedoshim Shabbat Emor Pesa? Sheni — The 2nd Pesa? Lag Ba'omer — Day 33 of the Omer Shabbat Behar Shabbat Be?ukkotay Yom Yerushalayim Jerusalem Day Sivan 5779Rosh ?odesh Sivan Shabbat Bemidbar Shavu'ot — Day 1 Shavu'ot — Day 2 Shabbat Naso Shabbat Beha'alotekha Shabbat Shela? lekha Rosh ?odesh Tammuz — Day 1 Tammuz 5779Rosh ?odesh Tammuz — Day 2 Shabbat Kora? Shabbat ?ukkat Shabbat Balak Shiv'ah Asar Betammuz Fast of the 17th of TammuzShabbat Pine?as Av 5779Rosh ?odesh Av Shabbat Mattot + Mas'eyShabbat Devarim Shabbat ?azonTish'ah Be'av Fast of the 9th of AvTu Be'av 15th of AvShabbat Va'et·?annan Shabbat Na?amuChanting Aseret HadibberotShabbat Ekev Shabbat Re'eh Rosh ?odesh Elul — Day 1 Elul 5779Rosh ?odesh Elul — Day 2 Shabbat Shofetim Shabbat Ki tetse Shabbat Ki tavo Leyl Seli?ot Seli?ot at Night Shabbat Nitsavim SECULAR CALENDAR 2017-2018Aug 2018Sat 11 AugSun 12 AugSat 18 AugSat 25 AugSep 2018Sat 1 Sep (morning)Sat 1 Sep (evening)Sat 1 Sep (night)Sat 8 Sep (morning)Sat 8 Sep (evening)Sun 9 Sep (morning)Sun 9 Sep (evening)Mon 10 Sep (morning)Mon 10 Sep (evening)Tue 11 Sep (morning)Tue 11 Sep (evening)Wed 12 Sep (morning)Wed 12 Sep (evening)Thu 13 Sep (daytime)Thu 13 Sep (evening)Fri 14 Sep (morning)Fri 14 Sep (evening)Sat 15 Sep (morning)Sat 15 Sep (evening)Sun 16 Sep (daytime)Sun 16 Sep (evening)Mon 17 Sep (daytime)Mon 17 Sep 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28 MayWed 29 MayThu 30 MayFri 31 MayJun 2019Sat 1 Jun (morning)Sat 1 Jun (evening)Sun 2 Jun (morning)Sun 2 Jun (evening)Mon 3 Jun (afternoon)Mon 3 Jun (evening)Tue 4 Jun (morning)Tue 4 Jun (evening)Wed 5 Jun (daytime)Wed 5 Jun (evening)Thu 6 Jun (daytime)Thu 6 Jun (evening)Fri 7 Jun (daytime)Fri 7 Jun (evening)Sat 8 Jun (morning)Sat 8 Jun (evening)Sun 9 Jun (morning)Sun 9 Jun (evening)Mon 10 Jun (morning)Mon 10 Jun (evening)Tue 11 JunWed 12 JunSat 15 JunSun 16 JunSat 22 JunSat 29 JunJul 2019Tue 2 Jul (afternoon)Tue 2 Jul (evening)Wed 3 Jul (morning)Wed 3 Jul (evening)Thu 4 JulSat 6 JulSat 13 JulSat 20 Jul (morning)Sat 20 Jul (evening)Sun 21 JulSat 27 JulAug 2019Thu 1 Aug (afternoon)Thu 1 Aug (evening)Fri 2 AugSat 3 AugFri 9 Aug (daytime)Fri 9 Aug (evening)Sat 10 Aug (morning)Sat 10 Aug (evening)Sun 11 Aug (morning)Sun 11 Aug (evening)Thu 15 Aug (afternoon)Fri 16 Aug (daytime)Sat 17 AugSat 24 AugFri 30 AugSat 31 Aug (morning)Sat 31 Aug (evening)Sep 2019Sun 1 SepSat 7 SepSat 14 SepSat 21 Sep (daytime)Sat 21 Sep (evening)Sat 21 Sep (night)Sat 28 Sep (morning)Sat 28 Sep (evening)Sun 29 SepHOLIDAY OBSERVANCESRosh HashanahSeli?ot — Penitential PrayersLooking Ahead to Rosh HashanahTeki'at Shofar — Hearing the Sounds of the ShofarPreparing to Celebrate with a New Fruit or with New ClothesBefore Rosh HashanahPreparing a Flame for Yom TovRosh Hashanah — Day 1 and Day 2Candle Lighting — Day 1Candle Lighting — Day 2Rosh Hashanah Meals — Day 1 and Day 2Tashlikh Candle Lighting for Yom Tov — Day 2Celebrating with a New Fruit or New ClothesYom KippurBefore Yom KippurLast Meal before the FastMemorial CandleResting CandleYom Kippur Prohibitions and PracticesBefore Leaving for the SynagogueCandle Lighting for Yom KippurBlessing the ChildrenBefore Kol NidreySukkotLooking Ahead to SukkotBuilding a SukkahAcquiring Lulav and EtrogPreparing for SukkotThe Lulav AssemblyPreparing a Flame for Yom TovMitsvot throughout SukkotEating in the SukkahTaking the Lulav and Waving the Lulav (not on Shabbat)Sukkot — Day 1 and Day 2Candle Lighting for Yom Tov — Day 1Candle Lighting for Yom Tov — Day 2Kiddush — Day 1, Day 2, and Shabbat ?ol Hamo'edYom Tov Meals — Day 1 and Day 2Waving the Lulav during Hallel (not on Shabbat)Circling the Sanctuary with Lulav and EtrogTefillin during ?ol Hamo'edHosha'na RabbahHosha'na Prayers and ProcessionsAravot — The 5 Willow BranchesShemini Atseret and Sim?at TorahPreparing for Yom TovPreparing a Flame for Yom TovYom Tov — Day 1 and Day 2Candle LightingYom Tov Meals — Day 1 and Day 2Mashiv Harua?Celebrating with the Torah on Sim?at TorahAttah Hor'eytaHakkafotReading the Torah on Sim?at Torah MorningThe 1st Scroll: Completing the Reading of the TorahThe 2nd Scroll: Beginning the Reading of the Torah Anew?anukkahGeneral Instructions for Candle Lighting at HomeCandle Lighting TimesSetup for the ?anukkiyyah (Menorah, Candelabra)Lighting and BerakhotSpecial Instructions for the SynagoguePurimThe 5 Mitsvot of PurimProcedure for Chanting Megillat EsterBefore Chanting the MegillahChanting the MegillahAfter Chanting the MegillahPesa?In PreparationSearching for ?ametsDisposing of ?ametsFast of the FirstbornSiyyum and Se'udat MitsvahPreparing a Flame for Yom TovPesa? — Days 1 and 2Candle Lighting for Shabbat and Yom Tov — Day 1Candle Lighting for Yom Tov after ShabbatShabbat and Yom Tov Meals — Day 1 and Day 2Morid HatalTefillin during ?ol Hamo'edBefore Pesa? — Day 7Preparing an Eruv TavshilinPreparing a Flame for Yom TovPesa? — Day 7 and Day 8Candle Lighting for Pesa? — Day 7Candle Lighting for Shabbat and Pesa? — Day 8Shabbat and Pesa? Meals — Day 7 and Day 8Yom Ha'atsma'utShavu'otBefore ShabbatPreparing a Flame for Yom TovShavu'ot — Day 1 and Day 2Candle Lighting for Yom TovYom Tov Meals — Day 1 and Day 2Tikkun Leyl Shavu'otRosh HashanahSeli?ot — Penitential PrayersLooking Ahead to Rosh HashanahTeki'at Shofar — Hearing the Sounds of the ShofarPreparing to Celebrate with a New Fruit or with New ClothesBefore Rosh HashanahPreparing a Flame for Yom TovOTHER COMMEMORATIONSTsom GedalyahAsarah BetevetTa'anit EsterYom Hasho'ah VehagevurahYom HazikkaronLag Ba'omerYom YerushalayimThe 3 WeeksShiv'ah Asar BetammuzThe 9 DaysRestrictionsPreparing Shoes for Tish'ah Be'avTish'ah Be'avSe'udah Shelishit before Tish'ah Be'avTish'ah Be'av ProhibitionsProcedures in the SynagogueCreating the Tish'ah Be'av MoodChanting Megillat EykhahReciting KinotSPECIAL SHABBATOTShabbat ?anukkah — Day 6Shabbat ShirahChanting Shirat HayamShabbat ZakhorShabbat ParahShabbat Ha?odeshShabbat HagadolShabbat Ma?ar ?odeshShabbat ?azonShabbat Na?amuAppendixesAppendix A: Sefirat Ha'omerAppendix B: Birkat KohanimAppendix C: Determining the Date of a Yortsayt
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A monumental work which laid the foundation of Jewish scholarship in America. Written by more then 400 contributors from all over the world—many considered founding “fathers” of their respective disciplines—this massive 12-volume Encyclopedia remains unsurpassed in many areas. Each of its 12 volumes was re-created by craftsmen of Varda Graphics, Inc. to look as close to the original as possible, while allowing the reader to take advantage of the latest computer technology.

Volume 8, The Universal Jewish Encyclopedia
Created by Reform Rabbis and Jewish Scholars, many of whom escaped from Nazi Germany, the Encyclopedia exhibits a unique sensitivity to all forms of anti-Semitic agitation and malice and makes every effort to find allies among others, especially Christians, to forge a shield for Jewish people in the face of the coming catastrophe.

The Jewish Encyclopedia Vol. 2
A monumental work which laid the foundation of Jewish scholarship in America. Written by more then 400 contributors from all over the world—many considered founding “fathers” of their respective disciplines—this massive 12-volume Encyclopedia remains unsurpassed in many areas. Each of its 12 volumes was re-created by craftsmen of Varda Graphics, Inc. to look as close to the original as possible, while allowing the reader to take advantage of the latest computer technology.

History of the Jewish People
... a single volume (containing) the multitude of details of nearly 40 centuries of Jewish history (provided) with conciseness, clarity, and completeness. . . entire work is informed by a broad philosophic grasp of the subject, a rare balance and objectivity of treatment, and a warm love for the Jewish people and its heritage. Robert Gordis Encyclopaedia Judaica

Hellenism
This book is intended for those interested in the conflict of Judaism with the culture of the ancient world and its impact on the Jewish life of today.

Pesikta de-Rab Kahana
A winner of the National Jewish Book Award in 1976, this book is the translation of the Pesikta, a famous collection of midrashim. The Pesikta emerged in a time of deep crisis for the Jewish people, disappeared sometime in the sixteenth century, and was reborn only in the nineteenth century.

Like a Reed: the Message of the Mezuza
A thoughtful reminder of what is really important in life.

Magic Spells and Formulae: Aramaic Incantations of Late Antiquity
Following the publication of Amulets and Magic Bowls , several new magic texts were made available to the authors. Presented in the same scholarly manner,this is a valuable insight into the religious life and practices of common people in the Talmudic period.

The Path of the Upright: Mesillat Yesharim
The Path of the Upright, Rabbi Moshe Hayyim Luzzatto's guide to the perfection of human soul, stands on its own as one of the most influential and inspirational ethical works in Judaism. In this work, the author probes every aspect of the human personality and offers advice on ways to overcome its weaknesses. The Path of the Upright: Messillat Yesharim is a bilingual edition in Hebrew and English.

The Goddess Anath
A major contribution to Ugaritic scholarship, The Goddess Anath--Cassuto's work on Canaanite Epics of the Patriarchal Age--is a classic authored by one of the greatest Bible scholars.

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The Life of the People in Biblical Times
When books survive as long as our biblical collection has survived, a certain discrepancy between intention and comprehension is inevitable. But if we wish to read attentively, we must make the effort to reconstruct the concrete shell of the past as well as its essential spiritual factors. This is exactly what this book gives us.

Studies in Jewish Education VI: Teaching Jewish Values
The emphasis of this volume is on teaching of Jewish values and the development of the curriculum.