Photo Essay: Slichot in JerusalemHundreds gather at the Western Wall for penitential prayers days before the High Holidays begin.
After Rosh Hashana, Countdown to Yom KippurNo unusual events were registered during the long holiday weekend. Ten Days of Teshuva begin.
20 Buses from All of Israel to Converge on Hevron Sunday nightSelichot community prayer event in Hevron aims at uniting Jewish people from all over the country
Preparing to Stand Before G-dAs we prepare to stand before G-d on Rosh Hashannah, we read how the Israelites stood before G-d - all of them on that day.
Prayers at the Western Wall: Blot Out Wicked Enemy IranThousands of Jews prayed at the Kotel for G-d to “blot out the thoughts of those who hate us and of the wicked enemy Iran.”
Video: Slichot - Carlebach Style, and at the KotelAs Ashkenazi Jews began reciting "Slichot", a musical service was held in Jerusalem and thousands prayed at the Western Wall..
Enter Elul, Month of PenitenceThe Hebrew year has entered its final month, Elul: a period of soul-searching, penitence and renewal.