Your Yom Kippur questions answered
Impress your friends and family with these little-known facts about the Day of Atonement.
Who fasts and who shouldn't.
A guide to Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur and the days in between.
The Day of Atonement contains more services than any other observance in Judaism.
For this Laotian Jew, a rice recipe from his Buddhist childhood sustains him through Yom Kippur.
Key vocabulary for the Jewish Day of Atonement.
Blowing the ram's horn on the High Holidays.
Recounting Yom Kippur traditions from the Temple period.
Seven things to read in shul on the High Holidays.
Rosh Hashanah is called Yom Ha-Din, the day we stand in judgment before God.
Options for purchasing printed books and downloading free PDFs.
What to expect in synagogue on the Day of Atonement.
Fasting is a physical discipline that translates into ethical behavior.
The fast prohibits water, but health takes precedence.