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1

What is the Rosh Hashanah?

It is a Jewish festival celebration over two days to mark the start of Jewish new year

2

What does Rosh Hashanah celebrate?

The anniversary of the day God created humans, also a day of judgement

3

What happens prior to Rosh Hashanah?

Month before a Ram's horn is blown daily in Synagogue, announces the coming day of judgement
Day prior families buy fruit they haven't eaten in a while, symbolises renewal.

4

What happens on the day of Rosh Hashanah?

A meal and kiddish blessing.
Apples dipped in honey then eaten, symbolising hope for a sweet new year

5

What do Jews seek forgiveness for during Rosh Hashanah?

Harm and upset