Minor Fasts

In the Jewish calendar, there are several minor fasts that take place throughout the year.

Tenth of Tevet star
The Tenth day of the month of Tevet is a minor fast day for the Jewish people.

The Fast of Gedalia star
The Fast of Gedalia is a minor fast that occurs the day after Rosh Hashanah. Its meaning in Jewish history is major.

The Three Weeks & Tisha B'Av star
On the 17th of Tammuz, we begin a period of time known as The Three Weeks. This is a great period of mourning for the Jewish people.

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