Jews have been sending New Years' greetings by mail for centuries.
Rosh Hashanah is a time for eating! Jews fast on Yom Kippur, and some other holidays as well.
The Ukrainian city has been a site for Hasidic pilgrimage for more than 200 years since the death of Rebbe Nachman of Breslov.
From the depths of uncertainty, this High Holiday prayer invites us to call out the steadfast faith we wish we felt.
The month prior to the Jewish new year is a time of introspection and personal stock-taking.
Visual symbols of the Jewish New Year include the shofar and apples and honey.
Mass emails and social posts asking for forgiveness from ‘anyone I hurt’ bypass the hard work of repentance.
The ram's horn is blown on the High Holidays in three specific ways.
The Jewish practice of repentance involves not merely turning away from sin, but turning toward the dark parts of ourselves.
Prohibitions on activities on the Jewish new year are similar to Shabbat, but with a few important differences.