Tisha B'Av - The Ninth of Av

Overview and laws of the Jewish national day of mourning.

When God Moved Out

Tisha B'Av and the truth of consequences.

When Tisha B'Av falls on Shabbat or Sunday

Special laws that apply when the Tisha B'Av observance begins on Saturday night.

Feeling the Loss

On the 9th of Av we can understand the source of the senseless hatred that caused the destruction of the Temple in Jerusalem and dedicate ourselves to "senseless love."

Connecting Through Fasting

How can being hungry help us create a spiritual connection?

17th of Tammuz

Beginning three weeks of mourning for the destruction of the Holy Temple in Jerusalem.

The Three Weeks

Overview and laws of the period leading up to Tisha B'Av.

Personal Mourning

After the sudden loss of my father, Tisha B'Av took on new meaning.

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