Rosh Hashanah

Rosh Hashanah

Rosh Hashanah 2022

In 2022, Rosh Hashanah begins at sundown on Sunday, Sept. 25 and ends at sundown on Tuesday Sept. 27.

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Must-Know Rosh Hashanah Words and Phrases

Your glossary for the Jewish New Year.

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Beyond Apples and Honey: Symbolic Foods for Rosh Hashanah

Recipes for traditional and meaningful Jewish new year delicacies.

Tashlich, the Symbolic Casting Off of Sins

A Rosh Hashanah ritual for the whole family.

Rosh Hashanah Liturgical Themes

The focus is on God, humanity and the relationship between the two.

The Jewish New Year at Home

The central home ritual of Rosh Hashanah consists of a special festive meal.

Rosh Hashanah Customs

How to celebrate the Jewish New Year at home.