Global Tisha B'Av EventThe Chofetz Chaim Heritage Foundation Tisha B’Av Event in 16 countries, at 700 sites, gives Jews tools to reconcile.
National Mourning in the Jewish TraditionThe destruction of the Second Temple, the Churban, changed the course of Jewish history and destiny; its repercussions affected every aspect of our national and religious character. We were fundamentally transformed as a people.
For Redemption, Cut Away The Greek ConnectionHedonism, uninhibited sexual activity, pornography, child abuse, glorification of the body, intolerance of “others,” public glorification of homosexuality are all Greek in origin. We have to fight them to bring Redemption.
Three Video Messages for the 9th of AvRabbi Shafier, in his clear and inspiring way, explains the Three Week mourning period, "Why We Mourn for Moshiach" and "What Life Will Be Like When Moshiach Comes" in three short videos.
Tisha B'Av and the Options MarketWe all know the type who has all the “answers” in every situation, but never THE answer, never the solution to the main problem because he doesn't even know that there is one.
Gush Katif Museum Open TonightThe Gush Katif museum, depicting the lives of Jews expelled six years ago, is open until 2 a.m. Monday, the start of the Fast of Tisha B’Av.
First Temple is RememberedThe "Three Weeks" of gradually-increasing mourning over the destruction of the Holy Temples and Israel's exile begins today.
'G-d Wept on the 9th of Av'Rabbi Shalom Gold spoke on the eve of the fast of the 9th of Av at the march around the Old City of Jerusalem
Danon: 'Temple Discrimination'Likud MK says Muslims receive full freedom of worship while Jews can only enter from one gate, under severe restrictions (video featured).
Tisha B'Av at the Western WallTens of thousands visit the Western Wall plaza, remnant of the retaining wall of the Temple, to mark Tisha B'Av, destruction of both Holy Temples.
IDF In Rome '2,000 Years Later'The Roman Empire destroyed the Holy Temple 2,000 years ago. IDF Chief Ashkenazi said in Rome on Tisha B’Av, “The Nation of Israel lives.”
49% Want Holy Temple RebuiltHalf the Israeli public wants the Holy Temple to be rebuilt, according to a poll commissioned by the Knesset Television Channel.
'9 Days' of Mourning Begin TodayThe “Nine Days” – a historic/national period of mourning – begins today (Monday), the first day of the traditionally sad month of Av.
Tisha B'Av - Its Meaning TodayTisha B'Av is a day of mourning for Jewish sins resulting in the destruction of our Holy Temples, including the infamous 'Sin of the Spies'.