Saturday, September 19, 2009
L'Shanah Tovah (For a Good Year)!
Last evening at sunset began Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year. To learn more of the significance of this day, check out Judaism 101 here. The origin of the holiday is found in Leviticus 23:24-25. One of the customs associated with this day is eating apples dipped in honey, a symbol of the hope for a good new year.