Download New Year For Jewish Background. ראש השנה), (literally head of the year), is the jewish new year. The jewish calendar has several distinct new years, used for different purposes.
We're making it easy for and for adults of any age, we are thrilled to introduce our new informal learning opportunities this year. In judaism, it is taught. All holidays are celebrated on the same day of the hebrew calendar every year.
It isn't really clear when rosh hashanah began to be celebrated as a holiday in its own right, though.
Open circle jewish learning invites you to join small. The head of the jewish new year is here! However, for religious purposes, the year begins on nisan 1. It usually falls out around end of sep.