Rosh Hashanah

On Rosh Hashanah It Is Inscribed

Rosh Hashanah is called Yom Ha-Din, the day we stand in judgment before God.

The Jewish New Year at Home

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

How to Find a Mahzor (High Holiday Prayer Book)

Options for purchasing printed books and downloading free PDFs.

9 Jewish Things About Pomegranates

Why this ancient fruit is a Jewish symbol.

Beyond Apples and Honey: Symbolic Foods for Rosh Hashanah

Recipes for traditional and meaningful Jewish new year delicacies.

How Rosh Hashanah Became New Year’s Day

In the Torah, the beginning of the year was clearly set in the spring. So what happened?

How to Greet Someone on Rosh Hashanah

Various greetings are used when wishing someone a happy Jewish new year.

Where to Stream High Holiday Services

How to watch Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur prayer services online.

Rosh Hashanah Quiz

Test your knowledge about the Jewish New Year!

10 Questions Jill Soloway of “Transparent” Answers on the High Holidays

For the days between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, the 10Q project offers a question a day to promote reflection.

Ask the Expert: Why Blow the Shofar?

Why we blow a ram's horn on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.