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Celebrating Tisha B'Av

Listen to Yael Eckstein and Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein explain how Tisha B'Av is celebrated in Jerusalem. You can also download Yael's bulletin in addition to devotions related to Tisha B'Av.

Tisha B'Av -- A Time to Weep

On Tisha B’Av, Jews mourn and cry out to God to mourn the destruction of the Temples in Jerusalem and other tragedies that have befallen the Jewish people. Their tears are for repentance, longing, and the hope to restore a better relationship with God. Learn more through our study.

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Devotional Guide for Tisha B'Av

As Jews around the world mark this most solemn day on the Jewish calendar, use our devotional guide to learn the deeper lessons from this most somber occasion.

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Reflections on Tisha B'Av

Listen to Yael Eckstein as she talks about the history of one of the most solemn days in the Jewish calendar.

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The Rabbi Looks at Tisha B'Av

In this brief bulletin, Rabbi Eckstein explains more about the history of this most solemn day, while Yael Eckstein discusses how Tisha B'Av is celebrated in Israel today.

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