Rosh Hashanah

Rabbi Heather Miller

Watch a High Holidays sermon from the Founder of Keeping It Sacred.

Rabbi Herzl Hefter

Watch a High Holidays sermon from the spiritual leader of Beit Midrash Har'el, Israel.

Your Guide to the Best Elul and High Holidays Classes and Events

Prepare for the Jewish year 5781 with these unique classes from dozens of other Jewish organizations and synagogues.

Do You Wear a Tallit on Rosh Hashanah?

We'll help you remember if it's customary to wear a prayer shawl on the High Holidays.

Join My Jewish Learning Live Online for the High Holiday Season

Join My Jewish Learning for a meaningful and engaging online experience on Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, and throughout the holiday season.

How to Celebrate the High Holidays At Home

Even when we can't gather in person, it's possible to create a meaningful holiday experience at home.

Is it OK to do this on Rosh Hashanah?

Prohibitions on activities on the Jewish new year are similar to Shabbat, but with a few important differences.

Why Does Rosh Hashanah Last for Two Days?

The Jewish new year celebration is two days long.

How to Greet Someone on Rosh Hashanah

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

9 Things You Didn’t Know About Rosh Hashanah

Impress your friends and family with these little-known facts about the Jewish New Year.

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.

The Final Hours Before Rosh Hashanah

Customs for the day and evening before the Jewish New Year.