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The Sun

When does Rosh Hashanah 2018 start, what does it mean and how do Jews ...

THE festival of Rosh Hashanah, also known as Jewish New Year, has begun. The two-day celebration is packed with special foods and traditions and is one of the most important dates in the Jewish calendar, but when did it start and end and how is it ...

- The Sun

2018 Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur: The Jewish High Holy Days explained

Each year, 163 days after Passover, the Jewish community celebrates Rosh Hashanah, which marks the beginning of the High Holy Days leading up to Yom Kippur. The two-day celebration began this year at sundown on Sunday, and will continue through ...


Hollywood Life

When Does Rosh Hashanah 2018 Start & End? — Everything To Know

Rosh Hashanah officially begins on Sept. 9, 2018, but how long does it last? We're catching you up on everything to know about the Jewish holiday this year. The Jewish New Year will be here as of sundown on Sept. 9! Rosh Hashanah officially begins at ...

- Hollywood Life

Manchester Evening News

Rosh Hashanah 2018: What the Jewish New Year means, what happens and how you ...

Jewish people in Manchester and across the world are marking New Year or Rosh Hashanah - the start of the holiest time in the Hebrew calendar. It's a time for family, friends and celebration - and also for personal reflection.

- Manchester Evening News


The Meaning Behind 5 of the Most Popular Rosh Hashanah Traditions

Rosh Hashanah ushers in the beginning of the Jewish year and is a holiday that celebrates the creation of the world, something that's reflected in its name, which means “head of the year” in Hebrew. Rosh Hashanah 2018 will begin at sundown on Sunday, ...