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Challah

How to Braid Challah for Shabbat, Holidays or Anytime

Our how-to video will help you conquer the art of braiding challah for any occasion.

Lag B'Omer

What Is Lag B’omer?

This minor holiday — known for bonfires, weddings and haircuts — takes place about a month after Passover.

Where to Stream Yom Kippur Services for Free

Where to find a free online service for the Day of Atonement.

Rosh Hashanah 101

The Jewish New Year is a time of rejoicing and serious introspection.

Tisha B’Av FAQ

Your questions about the Jewish day of mourning answered.

Where to Stream Rosh Hashanah Services for Free

Where to find a free online service for the Jewish new year.

What Happens in Synagogue on Rosh Hashanah

Highlights of the Jewish New Year prayer services.

Passover 2022

In 2022, the first Passover seder is on Saturday, April 16.

Rosh Hashanah 2021

In 2021, Rosh Hashanah begins at sundown on Monday, Sept. 6 and ends at sundown on Wednesday Sept. 8.

High Holiday Zoom Services: How to Get the Most out of Them

Try these seven tips to make the holiday sacred and special, even if you're not going to synagogue in person.

Candle-Lighting Blessings for Yom Kippur

Blessings for beginning Yom Kippur in Hebrew, English, and transliteration.

Why Tisha B’Av is Not Really About Mourning

The practices associated with this holiday are closer to the experience of being a refugee than to being a mourner.