Tishrei / תִּשְׁרִי

Moon of Gathering (September/October)It is the month where we gather our families, tribe, ancestors, and final harvest before winter. Basics Linear Month: 1 Torah Month: 7 Season: Autumn Holidays:  Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Sukkot, Shemini Atzeret, Simchat Torah Offerings1:: Sweet Foods, Lulav & Etrog, Water Element2: Air (רוּחַ) within Earth (עָפָר) Spiritual Focus3: Community through Resources…

Tishrei: Talking to the Dead

Tishrei, the official head of the Jewish year is chock full of holidays. We have Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur and the Days of Awe, during which is also the Autumnal Equinox. Then we have Sukkot, Hoshanah Rabba, Shmini Atzeret, and Simchat Torah. This is the time of the year, where we take stock and look…