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Information on the septennial Hakhel and Shemitah (Sabbatical) years, and the once-in-28-years Sun Blessing.

Special Years & Periodic Events

Special Years & Periodic Events

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5776 -- A Year of Unity
5776 -- A Year of Unity
It was the only event that required the attendance of every Jew -- men, women, and children -- reminiscent of the historic moment when our nation stood at Mount Sinai, when every member of our nation was present when G‑d lovingly gave us the Torah.
A Year of Faith
A Year of Faith
The Shemittah (Sabbatical) Year—its laws, traditions and timeless messages.
The Once in 28 Years Mitzvah
The Once in 28 Years Mitzvah
Birkat Hachamah (Blessing on the Sun): The existence of nearly all life on Earth is fueled by light from the sun. Some may call this phenomenon nature. We will gather on April 8th, 2009, and declare otherwise.