Rosh Hashana 2010 / רֹאשׁ הַשָּׁנָה 5771

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Rosh Hashana for Hebrew Year 5771 began on and ended on .

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Rosh Hashanah (Hebrew: ראש השנה), (literally “head of the year”), is the Jewish New Year. It is the first of the High Holidays or Yamim Noraim (“Days of Awe”), celebrated ten days before Yom Kippur. Rosh Hashanah is observed on the first two days of Tishrei, the seventh month of the Hebrew calendar. It is described in the Torah as יום תרועה (Yom Teruah, a day of sounding [the Shofar]).

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Dates for Rosh Hashana

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Dates
Rosh Hashana 2007 1-2 Tishrei 5768
Rosh Hashana 2008 1-2 Tishrei 5769
Rosh Hashana 2009 1-2 Tishrei 5770
Rosh Hashana 2010 1-2 Tishrei 5771
Rosh Hashana 2011 1-2 Tishrei 5772
Rosh Hashana 2012 1-2 Tishrei 5773
Rosh Hashana 2013 1-2 Tishrei 5774
Rosh Hashana 2014 1-2 Tishrei 5775

Tanakh

Rosh Hashana I / רֹאשׁ הַשָּׁנָה א׳

Torah Portion: Genesis 21:1-34; Numbers 29:1-6

  1. 1: Genesis 21:1-4 · 4 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: Genesis 21:5-12 · 8 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: Genesis 21:13-21 · 9 p’sukim ·
  4. 4: Genesis 21:22-27 · 6 p’sukim ·
  5. 5: Genesis 21:28-34 · 7 p’sukim ·
  6. maf: Numbers 29:1-6 · 6 p’sukim ·

Haftarah: I Samuel 1:1-2:10 · 38 p’sukim

Rosh Hashana II / רֹאשׁ הַשָּׁנָה ב׳

Torah Portion: Genesis 22:1-24; Numbers 29:1-6

  1. 1: Genesis 22:1-3 · 3 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: Genesis 22:4-8 · 5 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: Genesis 22:9-14 · 6 p’sukim ·
  4. 4: Genesis 22:15-19 · 5 p’sukim ·
  5. 5: Genesis 22:20-24 · 5 p’sukim ·
  6. maf: Numbers 29:1-6 · 6 p’sukim ·

Haftarah: Jeremiah 31:1-19 · 19 p’sukim

References

The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary (paid link)
Rabbi Michael Strassfeld
Sefaria Tanakh
Sefaria.org
Tanakh: The Holy Scriptures (paid link)
Jewish Publication Society
"Rosh Hashanah" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
Wikimedia Foundation Inc.
Books (paid links)
Entering the High Holy Days: A Guide to Origins, Themes, and Prayers

Entering the High Holy Days
by Rabbi Reuven Hammer

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