Key vocabulary for the Jewish Day of Atonement.
Your glossary for the Jewish New Year.
Recipes for the Jewish New Year.
Blowing the ram's horn on the High Holidays.
In 2020, Tisha B'Av begins at sunset on Wednesday, July 29.
Tisha B'Av, the ninth day of the month of Av, is the major day of communal mourning in the Jewish calendar.
Confused about Yom Kippur? Mayim Bialik breaks it down.
Confused about the Jewish New Year? Mayim breaks it down.
The month prior to the Jewish new year is a time of introspection and personal stock-taking.
Transitioning out of the Day of Atonement — and back to food.
Don't believe in God? Reward and punishment? The obligations of Jewish law? Here's why you might want to fast anyway.
The Jewish practice of repentance involves not merely turning away from sin, but turning toward the dark parts of ourselves.