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Must-Know Yom Kippur Words and Phrases

Key vocabulary for the Jewish Day of Atonement.

Must-Know Rosh Hashanah Words and Phrases

Your glossary for the Jewish New Year.

What Is a Shofar?

Blowing the ram's horn on the High Holidays.

Hanukkah 2021

In 2021, the first night of Hanukkah is Sunday, November 28..

Tisha B’Av 2020

In 2020, Tisha B'Av begins at sunset on Wednesday, July 29.

Tisha B’Av 101

Tisha B'Av, the ninth day of the month of Av, is the major day of communal mourning in the Jewish calendar.

How to Play Dreidel

Learn how to play this Hanukkah game with our video and written instructions.

Recipes for Hanukkah

The ever-popular potato latke heads the list of traditional, oily Hanukkah treats.

Mayim Bialik Explains Yom Kippur

Confused about Yom Kippur? Mayim Bialik breaks it down.

Mayim Bialik Explains Rosh Hashanah

Confused about the Jewish New Year? Mayim breaks it down.

What is Elul?

The month prior to the Jewish new year is a time of introspection and personal stock-taking.