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Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Calendar for: Chabad of Westborough 54 South Street, Westborough, MA 01581   |   Contact Info
Halachic Times (Zmanim)
Times for Westborough, MA 01581
5:18 AM
Dawn (Alot Hashachar):
5:55 AM
Earliest Tallit and Tefillin (Misheyakir):
6:46 AM
Sunrise (Hanetz Hachamah):
9:38 AM
Latest Shema:
10:37 AM
Latest Shacharit:
12:35 PM
Midday (Chatzot Hayom):
1:05 PM
Earliest Mincha (Mincha Gedolah):
4:02 PM
Mincha Ketanah (“Small Mincha”):
5:15 PM
Plag Hamincha (“Half of Mincha”):
6:25 PM
Sunset (Shkiah):
6:53 PM
Nightfall (Tzeit Hakochavim):
12:35 AM
Midnight (Chatzot HaLailah):
58:54 min.
Shaah Zmanit (proportional hour):
Laws and Customs

The day following a festival is called Isru Chag ("tied to the festival"). Tachnun (confession of sins) and similar prayers are omitted throughout the remainder of the festive month of Tishrei.

Daily Thought

From the moment that they were sundered apart, the earth has craved to reunite with heaven: physical with spiritual, body with soul, the life that breathes within us with the transcendental that lies beyond life, beyond being.

And yet more so does the Infinite Light yearn to find itself within that world, that pulse of life, within finite, earthly existence. There, more than any spiritual world, is the place of G‑d’s delight.

Towards this ultimate union all of history flows, all living things crave, all human activities are subliminally directed. When it will finally occur, it will be the quintessence of every marriage that has ever occurred.

May it be soon in our times, sooner than we can imagine.

Sefer ha-Sichot 5750, vol. 1, pp. 103ff.