Happy Jewish New Year-Rosh Hashanah

The Jewish New Year (Rosh Hashanah) begins at sundown tonight (Wednesday).

From Wikipedia:Rosh Hashanah (Hebrew: ראש השנה‎, literally “head [of] the year”), is the Jewish New Year. It is the first of the High Holy Days or Yamim Nora’im(“Days of Awe”) which usually occur in the early autumn of the Northern Hemisphere. Rosh Hashanah is a two-day celebration, which begins on the first day of Tishrei. The day is believed to be the anniversary of the creation of Adam and Eve, the first man and woman, and their first actions toward the realization of mankind’s role in God‘s world. Rosh Hashanah customs include sounding the shofar (a hollowed-out ram’s horn) and eating symbolic foods such as apples dipped in honey to evoke a “sweet new year”.

We wish our Jewish friends and family a SWEET New Year!! 

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  1. Lovely Dakota 🙂 I used to work as a waitress many moons ago and worked for many Jewish functions and they were so festive and fun.Have a great day sweet man 🙂 xxxxx
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    • Dakota says:

      Ahhhh you are just the sweetest! Thank you! Barks and licks and love, Dakota

  2. Novroz says:

    Happy new year Caren, Dakota and Cody 🙂
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  3. Brian says:

    Happy New Year dear friends!

    • Dakota says:

      thanks so much pal!! Barks and licks and love, Dakota, Cody and Caren

  4. Happy new year! or ah gut gebentched yohr! I hope you have a lot of Honek-Lejkec and Tzimmes and Pomegranates! Is that the feast of the 3 books of judgement and where you should wear brandnew clothes on the second holiday? (I hope my mom will stop her drooling now)
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    • Dakota says:

      Heck Easy! You know more about our holiday than my mom does! YOU should teach HER!!! Barks and licks and love, Dakota

  5. Happy New Year – beautiful photo Dakota.
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    • Dakota says:

      thanks so much my furiend!!!!!!!!!!!! Barks and licks and love, Dakota

  6. How nice of you to remember our friends of a different faith.

    We hope that all who celebrate, have a wonderful Holiday!

    Hugs,
    Lily Belle & Muffin

  7. Happy New Year to you … Oh one reason my neighborhood is busy this weekend. Gotta wish my neighbors. Happy BlogPaws WW. Lots of Golden Woofs, Sugar
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    • Dakota says:

      Hehehe!! Thank you!!!!!!!!!! Barks and licks and love, Dakota

  8. Happy New Year you guys! woo woo woo!

  9. Bocci says:

    And a very sweet New Year to you, Caren, Dakota, Cody and family! I have an urge to bake a honey cake!
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    • Dakota says:

      Thank you!! Better you than my Mom. She HATES Honey Cake (thank goodness! that’s all she needs is MORE CAKE! She’s fat enough! BOL!) Barks and licks and love, Dakota

  10. Kuruk says:

    Happy Newwoooowooooo Year!
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  11. Athena says:

    Happy New Year to you Dakota, Cody and Caren!

    From Athena and Mum xx
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  12. Happy New Year Dakota (Caren & Cody too! BOL!)!
    Hugs,
    Pepper
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  13. Happy New Year!!!
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  14. Jen says:

    Is is really that time already? Wow!

    Happy New Year my friends!
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  15. Clowie says:

    Happy Rosh Hashanah! I hope you all have a lovely time.
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  16. Wishing you & your family a wonderful New Year!
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  17. sara, oreo and chewy says:

    It falls on the first day of school for me, which always seems like a “new year” more than the January 1st one for me.

    Happy New Year!

  18. Shana Tova friends!!
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  19. Happy Rosh hashhannah! Hope it is fantastico!

  20. Happy Rosh Hashanah to you. A new year, filled with wonderful possibilities, is always a sweet thing!
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  21. Happy New Year.
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  22. Happy New Year Dakota! Apples dipped in honey sounds yummy to me 🙂
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  23. Jan K says:

    Happy Jewish New Year Dakota! I had only heard of this holiday and didn’t know what it meant, so thanks for educating me on that! 🙂
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  24. Happy Jewish New Year! I don’t think I’m Jewish though! Love Dolly

  25. Happy New Year! Definitely hope it’s a sweet year! 🙂
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  26. Kia says:

    Happy New Year!!!! I hope it’s an AWESOME one! 🙂
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  27. Wishing you all a very happy & prosperous New Year xxx

  28. Happy New Year to you all!
    Are you making any resolutions?
    Dip Bridge and Elliot x
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  29. A happy new year to our Jewish friends!
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  30. Happy New Year to you and your gang.

  31. Happy New Year, sweet Dakota, and to your mom and dad and sisfur!
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  32. Bailey says:

    Happy New Year!!! We used to be a school holiday when I went to school.
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  33. I am a little late but Happy Rosh Hashanah to you!
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  34. Hey Dakota

    I hope you and your family are having a lovely New Year!

    Your pal Snoopy 🙂
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  35. Two French Bulldogs says:

    Happy new Year!
    Benny & Lily

  36. Thanks for the info – I like learning about different cultures.
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