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Tishaa B'Av

  • Tishaa B'Av Schedule

  • This coming Saturday evening, August 13th, and Sunday, August 14th, are Tisha B'Av - the Ninth of Av - the saddest day of the Jewish calendar - marking the destruction of our Holy Temples in Jerusalem. On this day, we fast and pray. We do not eat, drink, wear leather shoes, groom ourselves or do many other things (read more here and here ).

    We will be hosting special Tisha B'Av services unlike those held on any other day of the year. 

    Saturday night, August 13th, schedule:
    7:35 pm Fast Begins - We do not eat/drink thereafter. 
    We do not wear leather shoes or sit on a regular chair. 
    8:14 pm Shabbos ends
    8:15 pm Tisha B'Av Program Begins at Chabad
    Maariv, Reading of Eicha (Lamentations), Live feed to the Kotel, and Film Presentation "Above and Beyond" The Untold True Story - It wasn't their country but they made it their war

    Sunday Morning, August 14th, Schedule:
    8:00 am Shacharis (without Tallis and Tefillin) 
    8:30 am Torah Reading
    9:15 am Reading of Kinos & Lamentations
    10 am Study about the First & Second Temples and Tisha B'Av

    Sunday Evening Schedule:
    6:45 pm Mincha WITH Tallis and Tefillin
    8:00 pm Fast Ends & Havdalah

    May this day turn into a day of joy with the coming of Moshiach Tzidkeinu speedily in our days!

    Rabbi Zalman Carlebach

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