Rosh Hashanah

Rosh Hashanah

Rosh Hashanah 2019

In 2019, Rosh Hashanah begins at sundown on Sunday, Sept. 29 and ends at sundown on Tuesday, Oct. 1.

What is Elul?

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

V’chol Ma’amimim: Speaking Order into Chaos

From the depths of uncertainty, this High Holiday prayer invites us to call out the steadfast faith we wish we felt.

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.

Beet Chips with Spicy Honey Mayo

Sprinkled with a little salt, these crunchy chips are delicious on their own, and even better when paired with a sweet and spicy pareve mayonnaise

Must-Know Rosh Hashanah Words and Phrases

Your glossary for the Jewish New Year.

A Sephardic Rosh Hashanah Seder

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

Tashlich, the Symbolic Casting Off of Sins

A Rosh Hashanah ritual for the whole family.

Counting the Jewish Years

How the Jewish year is numbered.

Bring Your Own Books

Seven things to read in shul on the High Holidays.

Rosh Hashanah Customs

How to celebrate the Jewish New Year at home.

A High Holiday Meditation

Facing the music on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.

Rosh Hashanah 101

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