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“Shanah Tovah” More Than Apples and Honey

Jewish people from around the world greet each other at various times of the year with special customary greetings. On Rosh Hashanah everyone knows that we say some version of “Shanah Tovah” (“May you have a good year”). However, this Rosh Hashanah greeting is different from all the rest. It is more than just the appropriate holiday or seasonal greeting; it has a special and unique halakhic significance.

3rd Graders Visualize Chesed

In preparation for Rosh Hashanah, third graders learned about the important Jewish concepts of mitzvah goreret mitzvah and gemilut chasadim.