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Yom Kippur also known as the Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the year in Judaism. ...... "Yom Kippur – Its Significance, Laws and Prayers" New York: Mesorah Publications, 1989. Print; ^ Jump up to: "Why Rabbis wear sneakers on their ...

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History and Significance of Yom Kippur. According to tradition, the first Yom Kippur took place after the Israelites' exodus from Egypt and arrival at Mount Sinai, ...

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Yom Kippur means “Day of Atonement,” as the verse states, “For on this day ..... as to whether Yom Kippur, falling on Shabbat this year, enhances the importance  ...

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Learn about the Jewish Day of Atonement, Yom Kippur. ... Significance: Day of Atonement; Observances: Fasting, Prayer and Repentance; Length: 25 Hours ...

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The second aspect of Yom Kippur is taharah-‑ catharsisor purification. As it is written: “For the virtue of this very day shall acquit you of sin, to cleanse you…” This ...

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Yom Kippur (The Day of Atonement), held annually on the 10th of Tishrei ..... It refers to the need to raise importance of the power of love, bestowal and ...

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Oct 10, 2016 ... For many, Yom Kippur is considered the holiest day of the year. It is a day of repentance and is often referred to as the Day of Atonement...

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Sep 29, 2017 ... When Yom Kippur begins at Sundown on Friday, Jewish people around the world will begin to observe the holiest day of the year in their ...

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Learn about the Jewish holiday of Yom Kippur, including meaning, blessings, fasting and dates.