Kiddush Levana is the sanctification of the new moon and is a separate prayer from the regular service. Join Rabbi Dr. Stuart Fischman as he explores the origins of this custom, it’s relevant halachot, and it’s significance throughout the monthly Jewish calendar.
Rabbi Dr. Stuart Fischman graduated from Yeshiva University in 1980 and the dental school of Columbia University in 1985. In 1989 he began studying and teaching at Yeshivat Hamivtar and now studies and teaches at Yeshivat Machanaim in Efrat. He has rabbinic ordination from Rav Zalman Nechemia Goldberg.