Delivered in Atlanta, GA, February 2009
Rabbi Heber, a senior administrator for the Star-K Kosher agency, explains the background and practical applications of the Blessing of the Sun, a rare Mitzvah that is performed once in 28 years. The next instance of this Mitzvah is Wednesday April 8, 2009. Rabbi Heber is also the Author of a new scholarly work in Hebrew addressing this special Mitzvah as well as various other Mitzvos related to time calculation and the calendar. Also make sure to read this article written by Rabbi Heber on the subject.