|When is Tisha Beav in 2013?|
|What is Tisha Beav?|
Tisha Beav, or Tisha B'Av, is observed on the ninth day of the Jewish month of Av. Tisha Beav is a day of remembrance of the destruction of the First and Second Temples in Jerusalem. It also serves as a day of mourning for other historic tragedies affecting the Jewish people.