Tammuz

The Hebrew Month of Tammuz – Tammuz 5779

Tammuz (Tamuz) is the fourth of the 12 months of the Jewish calendar, counting from Nisan. The month of Tammuz begins the “season” of the summer. The three months of this season are Tammuz, Av and Elul. In it is 3rd Tammuz, yahrzeit of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, 12th-13th Tammuz, the day when the Freidike Rebbe was released from prison and also 17th Tammuz which marks the beginning of the destruction of the Holy Temple in Jerusalem

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3 Tammuz: Anniversary of the Passing of the Lubavitcher Rebbe – Tammuz 5779

The Lubavitcher Rebbe—Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson, of righteous memory—passed away on the third day of the Jewish month of Tammuz in the year 5754 from creation (June 12, 1994).

Traditionally, this is a day for reflection, learning, prayer, re-commitment and, above all, positive action.
This year 3rd Tammuz is observed on Shabbos, Jul 6,2019

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The Three Weeks

The Three Weeks is an annual mourning period that falls out in the summer. This is when we mourn the destruction of the Holy Temple and our launch into a still-ongoing exile. With an eye to the future, we also learn about the Third Temple, which is yet to be built.

The period begins on the 17th of the Hebrew month of Tammuz, a fast day that marks the day when the walls of Jerusalem were breached by the Romans in 69 CE.

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Israeli Prisoner of War in Syria – Tammuz 5779

Noah Hertz was shot down during the Yom Kippur War in 1973. His agonizing eight-month imprisonment sparked his journey back to Judaism.

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Parents Help Thousands of Families To Fight Cancer – Tammuz 5779

After their son’s death from leukemia, Chaim and Miri Ehrental created Zichron Menachem to provide essential support to Israeli families affected by cancer.

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Transforming your Toughest Limitations – Tammuz 5779

There are powers of our soul that transcend who we are (or who we think we are not). And if you can reach this deep part of your soul, then you can transcend your toughest limitations and discover your essential, greatest self.

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The Zodiac of Tammuz: the Kabbalah of Jewish Months – Tammuz 5778

Learn the mystical dimension of the Jewish month embedded in its Hebrew name, mazal, tribe, attribute and more. The Hebrew zodiac for Tammuz is “sartan” (crab), a.k.a. Cancer.

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Time in Thought: The Month of Tammuz – Tammuz 5778

Never, Ever Give Up - A Dreamless Sleep - Two Kinds of Good - and more.
Different perspectives on the Month of Tammuz

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3 Tammuz – Anniversary of the Passing of the Lubavitcher Rebbe – Tammuz 5778

The Lubavitcher Rebbe—Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson, of righteous memory—passed away on the third day of the Jewish month of Tammuz in the year 5754 from creation (June 12, 1994).

Traditionally, this is a day for reflection, learning, prayer, re-commitment and, above all, positive action.
This year 3rd Tammuz is observed on Shabbos, June 16,2018

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At Death’s Door in a Foreign Land – Tammuz 5778

On vacation, a woman suddenly experiences organ failure with her life hanging by a thread.

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