Rosh Hashana 2077 / רֹאשׁ הַשָּׁנָה 5838

The Jewish New Year 🍏🍯

Rosh Hashana for Hebrew Year 5838 begins at sundown on and ends at nightfall 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 2074 1-2 Tishrei 5835
Rosh Hashana 2075 1-2 Tishrei 5836
Rosh Hashana 2076 1-2 Tishrei 5837
Rosh Hashana 2077 1-2 Tishrei 5838
Rosh Hashana 2078 1-2 Tishrei 5839
Rosh Hashana 2079 1-2 Tishrei 5840
Rosh Hashana 2080 1-2 Tishrei 5841
Rosh Hashana 2081 1-2 Tishrei 5842

Tanakh

Rosh Hashana I (on Shabbat) / רֹאשׁ הַשָּׁנָה יוֹם א׳ (בְּשַׁבָּת)

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

  1. 1: Genesis 21:1-4 · 4 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: Genesis 21:5-8 · 4 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: Genesis 21:9-12 · 4 p’sukim ·
  4. 4: Genesis 21:13-17 · 5 p’sukim ·
  5. 5: Genesis 21:18-21 · 4 p’sukim ·
  6. 6: Genesis 21:22-27 · 6 p’sukim ·
  7. 7: Genesis 21:28-34 · 7 p’sukim ·
  8. 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

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

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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