How to Celebrate Yom Kippur in Israel?

Answer Yom Kippur is one of the most important holidays in Judaism- it is the day when your good deeds and sins and weighed and determine your fate for the upcoming year. That is why the day is celebrated... Read More »

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When does Yom Kippur end?

According to the Hebrew calendar, Jewish holiday Yom Kippur ends at sunset on the tenth day of the month Tishrei. The day typically corresponds to a different secular calendar date each year, usual... Read More »

How to Observe Yom Kippur?

Jews Praying in the Synagogue on Yom Kippur, by Maurycy Gottlieb (1878)Yom Kippur is a Jewish holy day that takes place 10 days after Rosh Hashana (the Jewish New Year). Also known as the Day of At... Read More »

How to Have a Yom Kippur Fast?

Yom Kippur is one of the most important Jewish holidays. It is a time to atone for any sins or wrongdoings committed in the previous year. One of the primary observances includes fasting, or comple... Read More »

Can a diabetic fast on Yom Kippur?

On One Hand: Some Diabetics Can Fast for Yom KippurFasting for Yom Kippur is an important Jewish tradition. In many religions, fasting is a way of cleansing the soul and body; diabetics may feel th... Read More »