Yom Kippur Quiz


A day of fasting, prayer, and introspection, Yom Kippur is often considered the holiest day of the Jewish year. How much do you know about Yom Kippur?

    Question 1 of 10:

    Traditionally, many people dress in white or light colors on Yom Kippur. Why?

     Because being in synagogue all day causes people to get hot and sweaty
     To symbolize personal purity
     To symbolize the compensation of sins
     To symbolize heaven, in the hopes that God will put them in the Book of Life