Hundreds of Jewish pilgrims leave Ukraine border

Hundreds of Jewish pilgrims leave Ukraine border

Pilgrims begin to turn back after being barred from Uman ahead of Rosh Hashanah.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2020, 12:11 PM
Special interview with Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lion on the eve of Rosh Hashanah

Special interview with Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lion on the eve of Rosh Hashanah

"This year won't be like other years, but every synagogue has a solution in place."Uzi Baruch, 9/18/2020, 10:06 AM
Rosh Hashanah on the Danube? This year in Hungary

Rosh Hashanah on the Danube? This year in Hungary

After the Hungarian government banned all worship in traditional houses of prayer, Hungary's Jews came up with alternative arrangements.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/18/2020, 8:28 AM
German FM: Anti-Semitism, hatred are a threat to society

German FM: Anti-Semitism, hatred are a threat to society

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas published a greeting ahead of the holiday of Rosh HashanahArutz Sheva, 9/18/2020, 8:27 AM
Bidens appeal to Jewish voters

Bidens appeal to Jewish voters

Joe and Jill Biden tell Jewish supporters the new Jewish year will be happier if Trump is voted out of office.Elad Benari, 9/18/2020, 3:08 AM
Watch: Shanah Tova from around the world

Watch: Shanah Tova from around the world

Diaspora Affairs Minister Omer Yankelevich releases video with Rosh Hashanah grettings from children in a myriad of languages.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2020, 8:37 PM
Trump holds Rosh Hashanah call with US Jewish leaders

Trump holds Rosh Hashanah call with US Jewish leaders

US President makes case for Jewish vote in pre-Rosh Hashanah call with US Jewish leaders, cites pro-Israel record.Ron Kampeas/JTA, 9/16/2020, 11:00 PM
Young Widow and Orphans Ask The Jewish Community for Help Before Rosh Hashanah

Young Widow and Orphans Ask The Jewish Community for Help Before Rosh Hashanah

With Rosh Hashanah fast approaching, this is an auspicious time to give tzedakah to those in need.Sponsored Content, 9/15/2020, 11:57 PM
Bnei Akiva emissaries leave for Italy, Sweden, Germany, Norway

Bnei Akiva emissaries leave for Italy, Sweden, Germany, Norway

Emissaries to work within communities, in schools, youth movement to strengthen connection to community, strengthen connection with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2020, 7:43 PM
Channeling our inner Rabbi Amnon

Channeling our inner Rabbi Amnon

While we uttered 'who by plague' our entire lives on Rosh Hashana, we can say almost none of us truly understood the meaning of those words.Zvi Gluck, 9/15/2020, 5:16 PM
New hope for Breslov chassidim? Israeli police to head to Uman next Sunday

New hope for Breslov chassidim? Israeli police to head to Uman next Sunday

Israeli government sources say the delegation is flying out at the request of Ukrainian authorities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/9/2020, 8:23 AM
Last year brought harsh decrees. What will the New Year bring?

Last year brought harsh decrees. What will the New Year bring?

That is why a rare promise by leading Rabbis, who are careful with their words, is making headlines.Sponsored Content, 9/8/2020, 2:54 PM
Bring Rosh Hashanah simanim to the table

Bring Rosh Hashanah simanim to the table

No need to go over the top with making Simanim part of your Rosh Hashanah meal. These 4 tasty additions make Simanim a natural fit!Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2020, 1:02 PM
The Annual Great Tefilla Conference Moves Online

The Annual Great Tefilla Conference Moves Online

“The Jewish People Just Won’t Pass Up the Opportunity to Spiritually Prepare for the New Year”Sponsored Content, 9/2/2020, 11:52 AM
Ze'ev Elkin: 'Ukrainians do not work for us'

Ze'ev Elkin: 'Ukrainians do not work for us'

Min. Ze'ev Elkin says team will do maximum to allow pilgrimage to Uman, but warns Ukraine has 'already made their decision.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/31/2020, 11:43 AM
New team of ministers will work out plan for Uman pilgrimages

New team of ministers will work out plan for Uman pilgrimages

PM Netanyahu taps Min. Ze'ev Elkin to head team of ministers charged with reaching agreement on travel to Uman, Ukraine.Hezki Baruch, 8/30/2020, 12:27 AM
Yuli Edelstein: 'Don't fly to Uman'

Yuli Edelstein: 'Don't fly to Uman'

'Responsibility means not gathering together,' Health Minister Edelstein says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2020, 2:35 PM
Israel, Ukraine issue joint statement on Rosh Hashanah in Uman

Israel, Ukraine issue joint statement on Rosh Hashanah in Uman

Governments ask Jewish pilgrims not to travel to Uman for Rosh Hashanah this year due to coronavirus pandemic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2020, 4:02 PM
Ukraine to limit number of people allowed to visit Uman for Rosh Hashanah

Ukraine to limit number of people allowed to visit Uman for Rosh Hashanah

Ukraine Interior Min. Avakov says mass events cannot be held during pandemic, country will limit number of Jews allowed in for holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2020, 10:14 AM
Holidays during coronavirus: Dutch rabbis advise blowing shofar outside

Holidays during coronavirus: Dutch rabbis advise blowing shofar outside

Blow shofar sparingly and outside, Dutch rabbis warn worshipers.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 8/8/2020, 9:24 PM
Ukraine to let Israelis visit Uman for Rosh Hashanah?

Ukraine to let Israelis visit Uman for Rosh Hashanah?

Ukraine to let in at least 5,000 Uman pilgrims for Rosh Hashanah, chief rabbi says.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 8/1/2020, 8:42 PM
Preparing to hold holiday prayers - outside the synagogue

Preparing to hold holiday prayers - outside the synagogue

'We need to prepare for High Holidays so that we can provide everyone with what they need,' head of synagogue association tells Arutz Sheva.Nitzan Kedar, 7/28/2020, 11:15 AM
Virginia Beach: Will the first day of school be Rosh Hashanah?

Virginia Beach: Will the first day of school be Rosh Hashanah?

Virginia Beach will suspend school calendar that starts on Rosh Hashanah following Jewish complaints.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/19/2020, 9:17 AM
A behind the scenes look at Uman with YouTube star Meir Kay

A behind the scenes look at Uman with YouTube star Meir Kay

Watch social media star Meir Kay explore Uman, Ukraine before and after Rosh Hashanah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/5/2019, 8:59 PM
Jewish woman attacked in Brooklyn on Rosh Hashanah

Jewish woman attacked in Brooklyn on Rosh Hashanah

22-year-old Jewish woman says she was harassed by a female teen who pulled off her scarf and wig on Erev Rosh Hashanah.Ben Ariel, 10/4/2019, 3:10 AM
Ukraine arrests officials seeking bribes from Jewish businesses

Ukraine arrests officials seeking bribes from Jewish businesses

As tens of thousands of Jews converged upon Uman for Rosh Hashanah, anti-corruption enforcement took place on the ground.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2019, 11:29 PM
Brooklyn synagogue vandalized during Rosh Hashanah

Brooklyn synagogue vandalized during Rosh Hashanah

Windows of synagogue in Williamsburg broken during Rosh Hashanah services. Police searching for two suspects.Ben Ariel, 10/3/2019, 4:00 AM
Budapest: 750 Jews at Rosh Hashana dinner

Budapest: 750 Jews at Rosh Hashana dinner

'Powerful and unifying' when community stood up to honor IDF soldiers, rabbi says.Ido Ben Porat, 10/2/2019, 5:22 PM
Corbyn blasted for video featuring pro-Hamas activist

Corbyn blasted for video featuring pro-Hamas activist

UK Labour leader sparks outrage following Rosh Hashanah video including activist who led public Jewish prayer for Hamas terrorists.Ben Ariel, 10/2/2019, 6:40 AM
1,600 treated in Uman over Rosh Hashanah

1,600 treated in Uman over Rosh Hashanah

Tens of thousands of pilgrims visit Uman for Jewish new year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/1/2019, 10:48 PM
UAE Foreign Minister: Shana Tovah

UAE Foreign Minister: Shana Tovah

UAE Foreign Minister joins other world leaders in wishing Jews a happy New Year.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/30/2019, 12:30 AM
Putin wishes Jews a happy New Year

Putin wishes Jews a happy New Year

Russian President on Rosh Hashanah: Important to promote the traditions and customs to the youth.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/30/2019, 12:05 AM
Watch: British PM vows to defend Jews against anti-Semitism

Watch: British PM vows to defend Jews against anti-Semitism

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson wishes Jewish community a happy New Year.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/29/2019, 11:28 PM
Iran wishes Shana Tova - in Hebrew

Iran wishes Shana Tova - in Hebrew

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman tweets Rosh Hashanah greetings in Farsi, English and Hebrew.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/29/2019, 8:57 PM
Trump wishes Jewish community a happy New Year

Trump wishes Jewish community a happy New Year

Trump in Rosh Hashanah statement: We are all reminded of the virtues we can incorporate into our lives to better us as a Nation.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/29/2019, 7:03 PM
Biden pledges 'unshakable commitment' to Israel

Biden pledges 'unshakable commitment' to Israel

Former US Vice President wishes the Jewish people a happy new year in honor of the holiday of Rosh Hashanah.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/29/2019, 6:03 PM
New Year, old challenges

New Year, old challenges

Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur force us to get real with what we truly want.Rabbi Pinchas Winston, 9/29/2019, 5:45 PM
President Trump wishes Jewish community a 'Shana Tovah'

President Trump wishes Jewish community a 'Shana Tovah'

President wishes Shana Tovah on exclusive phone call with Jewish community leaders from Lakewood and beyond.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/29/2019, 3:18 PM
What will the soldiers eat on Rosh Hashanah?

What will the soldiers eat on Rosh Hashanah?

IDF soldiers and commanders will be seated at the holiday table on Erev Rosh Hashanah at bases and posts in the north, south and center.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/29/2019, 6:00 AM
Live: Eve of Rosh Hashana Slichot at the Western Wall

Live: Eve of Rosh Hashana Slichot at the Western Wall

Watch as thousands gather at the Western Wall in Jerusalem for the last day of reciting the prayers of repentance, a day before Rosh HashanaArutz Sheva Staff, 9/29/2019, 12:53 AM
Happy New Year, Jews!

Happy New Year, Jews!

In a heartwarming video, Israel's army wishes Jews around the world a happy New Year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/28/2019, 9:45 PM
When gefilte fish is more than just a traditional dish

When gefilte fish is more than just a traditional dish

In some poor European countries, gefilte fish is sustenance — and a symbol of Rosh Hashana.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/28/2019, 7:55 PM
'The UK is committed to your safety'

'The UK is committed to your safety'

British Foreign Secretary sends special message to the Jewish community ahead of Rosh Hashanah.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/28/2019, 12:34 AM
What do the nations of the world wish the State of Israel?

What do the nations of the world wish the State of Israel?

Diplomats from around the world offer their blessings ahead of the Rosh Hashanah holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2019, 4:37 PM
About 9 million residents in Israel

About 9 million residents in Israel

Jewish population numbers about 6.744 million (74.2% of total population); Arab population - about 1.907 million (21%).Mordechai Sones, 9/26/2019, 1:56 PM
A child's secret to Teshuva

A child's secret to Teshuva

Rabbi Yitzchak Botton: Take a look at life through the eyes of a child and find the secret to a new and better year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/25/2019, 10:15 PM
How much apples and honey do Israelis use?

How much apples and honey do Israelis use?

The upcoming apple crop will be about 100,000 tons, Galilee company says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/24/2019, 4:43 PM
Site playing synagogue matchmaker tops 1,100 synagogues

Site playing synagogue matchmaker tops 1,100 synagogues

Over 1,100 synagogues offer young Jewish people free High Holidays seats.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/24/2019, 2:29 PM
NY to up police presence in Jewish neighborhood on Rosh Hashana

NY to up police presence in Jewish neighborhood on Rosh Hashana

New York Police Department vows to increase security for Jewish new year amid rise in anti-Semitic attacks.Marcy Oster/JTA, 9/19/2019, 10:07 PM
'A message of renewal, rebirth, of a beginning'

'A message of renewal, rebirth, of a beginning'

Watch: Ambassador David Friedman’s remarks for the upcoming Jewish year at the US Embassy annual Rosh Hashana toast.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2019, 11:36 PM
Israel's guide to Rosh Hashanah 2019

Israel's guide to Rosh Hashanah 2019

Keep your Rosh Hashanah celebrations simple and sweet with these helpful tips and gift ideas from Israel.Rachel Feldman / JWG, 9/5/2019, 7:31 PM
Watch: The sound of Rosh Hashanah

Watch: The sound of Rosh Hashanah

IDF soldiers blow the shofar as the Jewish people welcome Rosh Hashanah.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/10/2018, 1:06 AM
Erdogan wishes Jews a Happy New Year

Erdogan wishes Jews a Happy New Year

Turkish President extends warm wishes to the Jewish community celebrating Rosh Hashanah in Turkey and around the world.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/9/2018, 10:45 PM
'The IDF operates and the residents live their lives'

'The IDF operates and the residents live their lives'

IDF Spokesperson: Can the residents feel safer on the eve of the holiday? The answer is clear.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/9/2018, 9:16 PM
'Happy Rosh Hashanah', tweets Iranian Foreign Minister

'Happy Rosh Hashanah', tweets Iranian Foreign Minister

Mohammad Javad Zarif takes to Twitter to wish the Jewish people a Happy New Year, includes photos from Iran synagogue.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/9/2018, 8:07 PM
Trump: Jews' strength and perseverance inspire us all

Trump: Jews' strength and perseverance inspire us all

US President wishes the Jewish people a Happy New Year.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/9/2018, 7:20 PM
Putin meets Chief Rabbi of Russia

Putin meets Chief Rabbi of Russia

Russian President extends greetings to Russian Jews in honor of Rosh Hashanah.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/9/2018, 7:01 PM