Paul Wilson (11 Oct 2010)
"New moon sighted Oct 9th month begins Oct 10th"
moon sighted in Jerusalem by 8 witnesses. Sunday the
10th is the first of the new month (whichever month it is).
Sent: Saturday, October 09, 2010 12:20 PM
Subject: [Karaite Korner Newsletter] #480: New Moon Report - October
2010 - Eighth Biblical Month
Karaite Korner Newsletter #480
New Moon Report
Eighth Biblical Month
On Saturday October 9, 2010 the new moon
was sighted from Israel. The moon was first sighted from Jerusalem by David
Cachicas at 5:08pm and shortly thereafter by Nehemia Gordon, Yoel HaLevi, Klaus
Binder, Rick Busenbark, Devorah Gordon, Willie Ondricek, and Peter Vandenbeukl.
The moon was also sighted from Mevaseret Tziyon by Dina Marcus at 5:17pm and
shortly thereafter by Avi Marcus.
Photos of the new moon over Jerusalem
are posted at:
video of the "former rains" falling on Jerusalem earlier today is posted
Happy New Moon!