Tammuz: Rituals and Activities

Some practices and rituals to try out or adapt during the month of Tammuz. We offer red ribbons or cloth this month to honor Rachel and all mothers.  Traditionally, red ribbons were a way to ward off the evil eye and are considered especially powerful when ritually wrapped around the tomb of Rachel.  This is…

Sivan: Rituals and Activities

Dairy Altar Connect the milk aspect of Sivan, create a special lamp for your altar this month using clarified butter or ghee and a wick. You’d be amazed how cleanly it can burn, if you’ve never tried it!  Try to make sure you are using butter from cows (or goats) that are ethically treated and…