Blessing of the Sun

June 3, 2011

Blessed are You, LORD, our God,
King of the Universe who makes the works of Creation.

– English translation of the Birkat Hachama,
a rare Jewish blessing recited when the sun completes its cycle every 28 years


2 Responses to “Blessing of the Sun”

  1. Suze said

    Is this the year?

  2. According to Wikipedia, the next one is Wednesday, 8 April 2037 (23 Nisan 5797). I would have waited until the appropriate year, but I don’t trust myself to remember that long from now!

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