Tag Archives: Rosh Chodesh

Good News Friday

After the roller-coaster week that we’ve just gone through, I feel the need to post a Good News Friday installment to ease our ragged nerves! 🙂 First, a sign from the Heavens!  A solar eclipse took place a couple of … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

This week’s Good News Friday is going to start with a slightly bittersweet item for which I beg your forgiveness, particularly as it’s Rosh Chodesh Adar when we are supposed to increase our joy. (Adar is the month in which … Continue reading

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They should have consulted a Jewish calendar

Embarrassment and consternation reigns in the Muslim world after it was disclosed that Saudi officials announced the end of Ramadan and the start of the festival of Eid on the wrong day. It is a pivotal point in the Islamic … Continue reading

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