Fall Holidays 2021

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Fall Holidays 2021

Rosh Hashanah

September 7th and 8th, are both Sabbaths.
Rosh Hashanah is scripturally known as Yom Teruah which means “Day of Blowing”
and is commonly known as the Jewish New Year.

Yom Kippur

September 16th, is a Sabbath.
Yom Kippur literally means “Day of Atonement” and is essentially your
last chance to change the judgment that will come when the books are closed
and to demonstrate your repentance and make amends with God.

Sukkot

September 21st to 28th. The first and eighth days are Sabbaths.
Sukkot is also known as the Feast of Tabernacles.
During Sukkot we are to “dwell in booths” or a sukkah for seven days.

Winter Holidays 2021

Chanukkah

November 28th to December 6th
Chanukkah is also known as the Feast of Dedication and the Festival of Lights.
During Chanukkah we light candles in a nine branched menorah often called a chanukiah.