I have been negligent in not mentioning that Rosh Hashanah, or the Jewish New Year, began at sundown yesterday. This year the holiday falls on September 16-18. I wrote about the origins of Rosh Hashanah last year here.
It is a little late but here is the shofar blowing.
Shana Tova everyone.
- Rosh Hashanah 5773 (frstephensmuts.wordpress.com)
- Rushing to Prepare for Rosh Hashanah (omgyummy.com)
- Rosh Hashanah, Jewish New Year, Begins (ibtimes.com)
- Rosh Hashanah September 16, 2012 * 1 Tishri 5773 (dralexstarr.wordpress.com)