Rosh Hashanah: Celebration and Trepidation
- Rabbi Sammy Bergman
- Sep 17, 2020
- 1 hr 0 min 41 sec
We eat, celebrate, and were regal clothing on Rosh Hashanah. However, we refrain from saying hallel, don't refer to the day as a festival, and we are careful to tone down our festivites. Some Gaonim even suggested fasting on both days. Why is this holiday so complex?