The tribe of Issachar/Month of Iyar 5777


 The tribe of Issachar/Month of Iyar

Iyar: 29 days - April, May
Alphabet: VAV - "Connection, linking"
Tribe: Issachar - The month to understand secrets
Characteristics: Natural healing manifests dealing with processing thoughts, dealing with the conscience of the soul, and receiving spiritual advice. This is the time to contemplate numbers whether they come by a dream, a vision or divine revelation.
Constellation: Taurus (the bull) - Looking and observing to find a place of strength
Color/Stone: Royal Blue/Lapis

Iyar is the second of the twelve months of the Jewish calendar. In the Bible, the month of Iyar is often called the month of Ziv, meaning "radiance." This month is commonly referred to as the month of (natural) healing. It's name is an acronym for "I AM God your Healer." (Exodus 15:26)

Iyar is associated with the tribe of Issachar, which is known for it's anointing to understand the times and to understand secrets.

This month is linked with light, which signifies increased revelation. Light is the opposite of darkness. If darkness tries to overtake you, this month say "No. I am increasing in revelation." Isaiah 60 says that the glory can be seen on you and radiates off of you. This is the month you need to light up with His glory.

To understand Iyar, we can look at what happened to Israel coming out of Egypt..