After these past challenging months, we now stand at the threshold of the new moon of Adar, the Hebrew month that celebrates the qualities of joy and laughter, so essential to our healing from this time of division and foreboding.
As we enter the new moon of the month of Shevat, the energy we experience is likely to shift gradually. Shevat is a time of inner renewal and nascent creativity when the mystery of the creative process is hidden from our view; it resides deep within seeds, roots of trees, and the awakening mind of humanity.
The new moon of the Hebrew month of Tevet ushers us into this liminal space and time where we are suspended, in transition, waiting, watching, wary.
As we enter the new moon of the Hebrew month of Kislev, we experience the darkest time of the year, the time when we must use our intuition, understanding, and courage to bring in the light, to keep our faith burning strong and clear in the midst of darkness, chaos and fear.
After the vibrational recalibration of the High Holidays, we take a dive down into the depths in this new month of Cheshvan.
At the head of the year, Tishrei invites us to push the reset button on our lives to allow our nervous systems to come back into a state of equilibrium.
We are entering the new moon of the Hebrew month of Elul, the time of teshuvah, return to our inner wholeness and alignment with our essential self.
We are entering the new moon of the Hebrew month of Av, the most emotionally intense month in our yearly cycle.