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www.dummies.com/religion/judaism/understanding-the-jewish-calendar

The years of the Hebrew calendar are always 3,760 or 3,761 years greater than the Gregorian calendar that most people use. For example, the year 2020 will be ...

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The Jewish calendar is a lunisolar calendar and Tishrei 1st, 1 is equivalent to October 7th, 3761 BC (Julian). A leap month is inserted seven times every 19 ...

www.temple-beth-el.org/hhd

Unlike the Gregorian (civil) calendar, which is based on the sun (solar), the Jewish calendar is based primarily on the moon (lunar), with periodic adjustments ...

www.almanac.com/content/when-is-rosh-hashanah

Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, occurs on the first two days of Tishrei, the seventh month of the Hebrew calendar. All Jewish holidays begin at sundown on ...

pjlibrary.org/beyond-books/pjblog/march-2014/about-the-jewish-calendar-and-the-first-day-of-spr

Mar 18, 2014 ... While the equinox is based on the Earth's relation to the sun, the Jewish calendar is based on the phases of the moon (and a little on the ...

www.jewishboston.com/read/two-calendars-many-new-years

Dec 28, 2018 ... There is the secular New Year on Jan. 1, the Jewish New Year in the fall, another new year in the Torah and two minor Jewish new ...

www.lzb.lt/en/2017/02/10/some-features-of-the-jewish-calendar

Feb 10, 2017 ... The Jewish or Hebrew calendar must perform two functions: to fix religious holidays so they are held at the right time, as ordered in the ...

news.wisc.edu/religious-holidays-101-quick-start-guide-to-learning-about-holidays-beyond-christmas

Dec 20, 2017 ... But students who are Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu, ... 2017 and 2018 (The Jewish calendar is lunisolar, and holidays move within about a ...

jewishaugusta.org/directors-blog/2019-5780-whats-the-count-and-does-it-really-matter

Why do we celebrate Jewish New Year 5780? why not 10037? or 32? We first need to understand where our calendar comes from and how were the years counted in ...

rabbijohncarrier.com/jewish-calendar-hebrew-calendar-explained

Jan 17, 2019 ... The Jewish Calendar: Where You Hang Your Holidays. I've discovered that the single most searched-for topic about Judaism online is “Jewish ...

www.hebrew4christians.com/Holidays/Calendar/calendar.html

The Jewish Day · Thus a given Jewish holiday spans two days on our Gregorian calendar. Most Jewish calendars do not indicate the previous night as part of the ...