How can I look up candle-lighting times for any city in the world?

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Example: how to find candle-lighting times for San Jose, Costa Rica. Go to the Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names at http://www.getty.edu/research/tools/vocabulary/tgn/ Type “San Jose” in the Find box and click “Search” button Click on the link that says “San Jose, Costa Rica, inhabited place” Note the latitude/longitude represented in “degrees minutes direction” (in the example… Read more »

Lotus Notes 6 Jewish holidays download

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Lotus Notes is not supported by hebcal.com. These instructions were provided by hebcal.com user Bruce Kahn. Your mileage may vary. Start Notes Create a new mail memo Attach the iCalendar file you just downloaded and save the memo as Draft Open the Draft memo up and right click on the attachment From the popup select… Read more »

Palm Desktop 4.1.4 Jewish holidays download

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Follow these instructions to add a Hebcal Jewish holiday calendar 5-year feed to the old version of Palm Desktop 4.1.4. Note that these instructions do not work for the newer Palm Desktop 6.2. If you are using the newer version, please instead use our . First, you’ll need to download a Palm Date Book Archive… Read more »

USA Holidays for Palm DBA

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Some folks have asked about USA holidays such as Thanksgiving, Labor Day, Memorial Day, etc. Download DateBook+ Holiday updater from PdaWax.com and follow the instructions enclosed in the zip file.

BlackBerry Jewish holidays download – Mac OS X

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Follow these instructions to subscribe to a Hebcal Jewish Calendar 5-year feed for BlackBerry Desktop Manager on Mac OS X: First, . Connect your BlackBerry device to your computer. On your computer, in the Applications folder, click the BlackBerry Desktop Manager icon. In the Information section in the left pane, click Calendar. In the Sync… Read more »

Mac OS X Calendar Jewish holidays download

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Follow these instructions to subscribe to a Hebcal Jewish holiday calendar 5-year feed in Calendar.app on Mac OS X desktop: Go to http://www.hebcal.com/hebcal/ if you’re downloading a holiday calendar, or http://www.hebcal.com/yahrzeit/ if you’re downloading a Yahrzeit + Anniversary calendar. Fill out the form with your preferences and click the Create Calendar button Click the Download… button… Read more »

iPhone & iPad Jewish holidays download

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Follow these instructions to subscribe to a Hebcal Jewish Calendar 5-year feed directly from your iPhone or iPad (running iOS 3.0 or higher): Open Safari on your iPhone or iPad and navigate to http://www.hebcal.com/hebcal/ if you’re downloading a holiday calendar, or http://www.hebcal.com/yahrzeit/ if you’re downloading a Yahrzeit + Anniversary calendar. Fill out the form with your… Read more »

RSS Feeds of Hebcal.com content

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Hebcal.com offers content in RSS format as well: Parsahat ha-Shavua RSS (Diaspora) – Torah reading of the week Parsahat ha-Shavua RSS (Israel) – Torah reading of the week Today’s Hebrew Date in English Transliteration RSS Today’s Hebrew Date in Hebrew RSS 1-Click Shabbat RSS (customize zip code parameter for your shul)