Spring Equinox 2024

The upcoming Spring Equinox on March 19th, 2024, at 11:06 PM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT), or 8:06 PM Pacific Daylight Time (PDT), marks a pivotal moment in the astronomical calendar and heralds the arrival of spring in the Northern Hemisphere. The equinoxes, which occur twice a year, represent the instances when day and night are […]

First Full Moon of The Spring Equinox: Paschal Moon

The First Full Moon of the Spring Equinox in 2024, often referred to as the Paschal Moon, is a celestial event of special significance for several cultural and religious traditions around the world. Falling near the time of the Spring Equinox, this full moon holds a unique place in the annual lunar calendar. The Paschal […]

First Day of the New Year

According to the traditional Jewish calendar, based on the lunar cycle, the first day of the New Year in 2024 falls on March 26th. This significant day is known as Rosh Hashanah, which literally translates to "Head of the Year" in Hebrew. Rosh Hashanah marks the beginning of the Jewish civil year and is a […]

Passover: 14 Days after the New Year

In the Jewish calendar, Passover (Pesach in Hebrew) is a profoundly significant and joyous festival that follows the celebration of Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year. In 2024, Passover falls precisely 14 days after the start of the Jewish New Year on March 26th. Passover celebrated on the 15th day of the Hebrew month of […]