Tisha b'Av

Tisha b’Av refers to the 9th day of the month of Av on the Jewish calendar. The significance of Tisha b’Av is that it commemorates a number of disasters in Jewish history, including the destruction of both the First and Second Jerusalem Temples (in 586 BC and AD 70, respectively).

Tisha b’Av: Remembering the Loss of Zion

The 9th of Av – Tisha b’Av: A Day of Mourning, A Day of Hope