Jewish Holidays Fall Challenge: Day 2
Welcome to the second day of the 31-Day Jewish Fall Holiday Challenge!
(If you haven’t officially joined the challenge, I suggest you CLICK HERE to do so, so that you can get your Holiday Guide and enter to win your Starter Jewish Library.)
So what exactly are ALL the days?
In this video we do a sweeping overview of the entire fall holiday season, including:
- The preparatory month of Elul
- Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year
- Tashlih, a ceremony where we throw bread upon flowing water, symbolically casting away our sins
- Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, considered the holiest day of the Jewish year
- Shemini Atzeret
- Simhat Torah
All together, we’re going to cover 53 holy days in under 8 minutes!
Next time, we’ll dive into the preparatory month of Elul and its various customs, and I can’t wait to see what questions you have and what we can learn together.
But first, to get the full benefit of this learning project, make sure you…