Monthly Archives: September 2013

Stranded in the desert on Sukkot

The schools’ summer vacation ended just before the beginning of September, but the Jewish calendar doesn’t really allow for any serious studying during the first month of school. The Hebrew month of Tishrei coincides with the September-October season, and is packed with holidays: Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year is on the 1st-2nd of Tishrei. […]