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The Extra Day

Answer: Jewish festivals are celebrated for one day in Israel and two days in the Diaspora. This goes back to the time when the beginning of each Jewish month was determined by the appearance of the new moon and its consecration by the S...

Posted on 29 November 2010, By Rabbi Chaim Weiner