Yom Kippur

7 Tips for Staying Healthy During the Yom Kippur Fast

Yom Kippur not only requires emotional preparation, but physical as well.

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.

What Is A Kittel?

A white robe that men and some women wear during High Holiday services and on other occasions.

Ask the Expert: Why Blow the Shofar?

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

Jonah and Yom Kippur

4 reasons we read this text on the Day of Atonement

Yom Kippur For Children

You don't have to fast in order to atone.

What Is Shabbat Shuvah?

The Sabbath between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur emphasizes themes of return and repentance.

Ask the Expert: Apologizing

How should I say I'm sorry?

Neilah Service: Closing of the Gates

The concluding service of Yom Kippur.

The Shofar’s Question

The sound of the ram's horn asks: "What are you doing here?"

10 Things the Shofar Symbolizes

Here's how the shofar sounds were interpreted in a classic text more than 1,000 years ago.