Rosh Hashanah

Rosh Hashanah Traditions

Rosh Hashanah 2016

Renewing The Relationship

The great sixteenth-century Kabbalist, the Ari (Rabbi Yitzchak Luria, 1534–1572) observed that G-d created the world in a perfect state of balance where every…

Traditions Rosh Hashanah

Pregnant With The World

THE FAMOUS ROSH HASHANAH PRAYER KNOWN AS HAYOM HARAT OLAM DOES NOT REALLY MEAN “TODAY IS THE DAY OF THE WORLD’S CREATION” AS WE…

Cycle Of Renewal

ROSH HASHANAH, AS THE JEWISH NEW YEAR, MARKS A NEW BEGINNING, A FRESH START. IT IS FULL OF HOPE AND PROSPECT. BUT ROSH HASHANAH…

The High Holidays

ELUL IS BELIEVED TO BE AN ACRONYM OF “ANI L’DODI V’DODI LI” [I AM MY BELOVED’S AND MY BELOVED IS MINE] TAKEN FROM SONG…

THE SHOFAR BECOMES MUCH MORE THAN A HOLLOW HORN OF RAM WHEN THE SPIRITUAL BREATH OF MAN IS BLOWN THROUGH IT. By Rabbi Ariel…

Le Chaim to Life

By Rabbi Yehoshua (Shui) Rosenblum Some wonder why the torah is so detailed and it sometimes could  seem to be hairsplitting. However, the truth…

Rosh Hashanah

Attention to detail is crucial to keeping traditions intact for the Jewish New Year. By Chani Rosenblum The high holidays are approaching. It’s a time…