A person can wish someone a happy Rosh Hashanah by saying "L'Shana Tova." This means "For a Good Year" in Hebrew. It is also appropriate to say "Happy New Year" to a person who cel...
Sunday, October 02, 2016
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Rosh Hashana, also spelled Rosh Hashanah, is commonly known as the Jewish New Year. The event begins on the first day of Tishrei (or Tishri), which is the seventh month in the Jewish calendar.
Rosh Hashanah (Hebrew: רֹאשׁ הַשָּׁנָה , literally "head of the year") is the
Jewish New Year. The bibli...
Learn about the Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah.
The reason for this is because the Hebrew calendar begins with the month of Nissan (when it's believed the Jews were freed from slavery in Egypt) but the month of Tishrei is believed to be the month in which God created the world. Even though the theme of Rosh HaShanah
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The festival of Rosh Hashanah—the name means “Head of the Year”—is
observed for two days beginning on 1 Tishrei, the first day of the Jewish year. It is
Rosh Hashanah is the Jewish New Year. It is the anniversary of the creation of
Adam and Eve, and a day of judgment and coronation of G‑d as king.
Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, falls on the Hebrew calendar dates of 1
and 2 Tishrei. Here are the coinciding secular dates for the upcoming years:.
Rosh HaShanah (literally, "Head of the Year") is the Jewish New Year, which
marks the beginning of a 10-day period of prayer, self-examination and
Jewish holiday of Rosh Hashana, begins at sundown on Sun, 02 October 2016.
The Jewish New Year. Also spelled Rosh Hashanah. Holiday Torah readings ...