Rosh Hashana begins the Yamim Noraim, the Days of Awe. This time encompasses Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur. As we begin a new year, G-d decides what will be in store for the coming year. As a result, it is a time of introspection, where we resolve to better ourselves and live in the ways of G-d.
Rosh HaShana, the Jewish New Year, celebrates G-d’s sovereignty over the world. Rosh Hashanah is the birthday of the world, as it was on this day that G-d created Man on the 6th day of creation....(more