When is Rosh Hashanah 2013?
Rosh Hashanah 2013 begins at sunset September 4th, and ends on the evening of September 6th.
What is Rosh Hashanah?
Rosh Hashanah, literally the “head of the year” is the Jewish New Year. It is a time of inner renewal and divine atonement.
What foods do we eat on Rosh Hashanah?
What are some Rosh Hashanah practices?
On top of going to services, where the shofar can be heard. Many people go to a tashlikh service where they throw bread crumbs or lint into a naturally running body of water as a means of casting away their sins. On the second night of Rosh Hashanah it is customary to eat a new fruit.
Pronounced: roshe hah-SHAH-nah, also roshe ha-shah-NAH, Origin: Hebrew, the Jewish new year.