Rosh Hashana 2101 / רֹאשׁ הַשָּׁנָה 5862

The Jewish New Year 🍏🍯

Rosh Hashana for Hebrew Year 5862 begins at sundown on and ends at nightfall on .

Honey, apple and pomegranate

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 2098 1-2 Tishrei 5859
Rosh Hashana 2099 1-2 Tishrei 5860
Rosh Hashana 2100 1-2 Tishrei 5861
Rosh Hashana 2101 1-2 Tishrei 5862
Rosh Hashana 2102 1-2 Tishrei 5863
Rosh Hashana 2103 1-2 Tishrei 5864
Rosh Hashana 2104 1-2 Tishrei 5865
Rosh Hashana 2105 1-2 Tishrei 5866

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

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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