Photos: Erev Rosh Hashanah in Uman

View photos from the central penitential prayers in the biggest synagogue in Uman, Ukraine.Elad Benari, 9/28/2011, 5:04 PM

Rosh Hashanah, The Jewish New Year, Begins Wednesday Night

The two day New Year Holiday begins tonight and Shabbat Shuva makes it a three day continuum. Arutz Sheva wishes you a good and sweet year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/28/2011, 12:49 PM

Uman Visitors Won't Get Warm Welcome This Year

Chassidic visitors to Uman may be greeted by mass protests of Ukranian nationalists demanding they leave town.David Lev, 9/15/2011, 2:05 PM

Rabbi Nixes Annual Uman Trip

There is no justification in Jewish law for spending Rosh Hashanah in the Ukraine, Israeli rabbi says. Maayana Miskin, 9/2/2011, 1:39 PM

'Motive for Murder at Uman was Anti-Semitism'

A friend of the victim says Jews often pay protection money to locals but that this time the attackers did not want money, just blood. Gil Ronen, 9/26/2010, 5:14 PM

Breslover Chassid Murdered Near Rabbi Nachman's Tomb in Uman

A 19-year-old Breslov Chossid is murdered by Ukrainian thugs near the grave of his Rebbe in Uman, just two months before he was to be married.Chana Ya'ar, 9/26/2010, 9:54 AM

Flights to Uman Filling Up

Preparations underway for annual pilgrimage to Uman.Elad Benari, 8/26/2010, 5:05 AM