How the Jewish year is numbered.
Recounting Yom Kippur traditions from the Temple period.
Shemini Atzeret/Simchat Torah
Special ceremonies for ending and beginning the Torah cycle.
Not quite Sukkot, not quite its own holiday.
External texts from the Second Temple period.
Seven things to read in shul on the High Holidays.
A revelation they'll beg for year after year.
Creative tips for the happiest time of the year.
The relationship between the two Persian queens is integral to understanding the Purim story.
How to celebrate the Jewish New Year at home.
Lessons from tradition about the meaning of the ram's horn blown on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.
Facing the music on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.