Rosh Hashanah 2013

Everything you need to know to celebrate the Jewish New Year.

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?honeycake

It is customary to have big feasts on both nights of Rosh Hashanah so of course there are many customary dishes.
Honey cake

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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.


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Our Complete Rosh Hashanah Menu

Check out our complete Rosh Hashanah menu including vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options for each course of the meal.

A Sephardic Rosh Hashanah Seder

This ritual for the Jewish New Year goes far beyond dipping apples in honey.

Rosh Hashanah History

How the Jewish New Year became a major holiday.