Yom Kippur – A Time Of Atonement – #yomkippur

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Yom Kippur, also known as the Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the year in Judaism. Its central themes are atonement and repentance. Jewish people traditionally observe this holy day with an approximate 25-hour period of fasting and intensive prayer, often spending most of the day in synagogue services…(From Wikipedia)

To all my friends who are celebrating this high holy holiday I wish you peace and grace from G-d and come together in community to ask and seek forgiveness.

Happy Hanukkah, A Festival Of Faith and Light – #hanukkah #jewish

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Hanukkah is celebrated around the world for eight days and nights. Hanukkah celebrates the victory of the Maccabees or Israelites over the Greek-Syrian ruler, Antiochus about 2200 years ago. A Menorah is a special nine-branched candelabrum, also known in Hebrew as a Hanukiah.

To all my Jewish friends and fellow bloggers who are celebrating this time of faith, light and love have a wonderful time of being together in family and community.