Eighth New Moon 5845

News Letter 5845-039 1st day of the Eighth month 5845 years after creation The Eighth Month in the Sabbatical Year The Second Sabbatical Year of the 119th Jubilee Cycle October 20, 2009 Shalom Brethren and Hodesh Sameach, Happy New Moon Day. I have had many of you wondering if I made it home OK. The…

Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur (The Day of Atonement) http://www.karaite-korner.org/yom_kippur.shtml Yom Ha-Kipurim (Yom Kippur), the Day of Atonement, is a fast day on the Tenth Day of the Seventh Month (Tishrei). On the 10th day of the Seventh Month (Tishrei) is the holiday known as Yom Ha-Kipurim (or Yom Kippur), “The Day of Atonement”. This is a day…

Hag Ha-Sukkot

http://www.karaite-korner.org/sukkot.shtml Hag Ha-Sukkot On Sukkot (Succos/ Tabernacles) we are commanded to build a Sukkah (Booths) using as building materials the “4 species” listed in Lev 23,40, which the Rabbanites claim are to be carried as a bundle. The Torah commands us to celebrate the Feast of Booths (Hag HaSukkot) for 7 days, from the 15th…