Rosh Hashanah 2010 – Time for Thoughts & Prayers

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Rosh Hashanah (the Jewish New Year) begins this year September 8th 2010. Rosh Hashanah is observed for two days, and celebrated through rituals of challah and honey and the blowing of the Shofar. Rosh Hashanah is also one of the holiest days of the year. It is during Rosh Hashanah until Yom Kippur that we do extra good deeds, charity and prayer.

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Rosh Hashanah is also traditionally observed as an edible delight. Ashkenazim and Sephardim  Jews sit down to a blessing of food “Seder”. Rosh Hashanah gifts & items that will yield blessing of fertility , eating a pomegranate with 613 seeds so that we too may be as fertile as the many seeds. Part of the Rosh Hashanah “seder” is to eat a fish head, similarly we should be the head for the year and no the tail end! Rosh Hashanah has many edible traditions; some eat carrots to ward off our enemies. Some eat beets to beat our enemies away! Regardless of your personal traditional Rosh Hashanah is a sweet eating experience. Rosh Hashanah is a time for serious thought and prayer. Rosh Hashanah is observed with honey cakes, apple and honey and honey and challah. Rosh Hashanah we desire to begin with a sweet opening. Rosh Hashanah is awesome period for hope and change. Rosh Hashanah spiritually awakens our soul we remind ourselves of the importance of Rosh Hashanah via edible delights, Shofar and prayer

May this Rosh Hashanah year be the year of peace for Israel and all her inhabitants.

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Related posts:

  1. Rosh Hashanah – Pomegranates Part I
  2. Rosh Hashanah – Pomegranates Part II
  3. Shabbat Shuvah- Sept. 11, 2010

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