The Essence of Rosh Hashanah

Aug 25, 2013  |  By Arik Barel

Rosh Hashanah is the Jewish New Year, observed for 2 days beginning the first of the month of Tishrei of the Hebrew calendar. That much we know, but why all the hours in synagogue, why the shofar, why the festive meals? What’s the connection between them? Let’s try to understand what this day is all about. The Origin of Rosh Hashanah Rosh Hashanah commemorates, according to the Jewish calendar, the […]

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