22 Kislev

Today is the 22nd of Kislev. It begins what we could call the ‘shloshes yemei hagbala’ – the three days before Chanukah begins. As we noted in previous posts, Chanukah is the end of the buildup from Succos, and each day of Chanukah is exactly seventy days after each day of Succos. The last day…

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Two articles on Kislev

I again wrote two different articles with the same theme that appeared in two different places, be’H. The first appeared on, and the second will be appearing in the Beltway Buzz magazine of DC.You will notice that they both start and end the same (basically). Here is the version: The Autumn TriadHow the…

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