Rosh Hashanah

Learn The Meaning Of Rosh Hashana With Animated Rabbi Shalom [iOS App]

Animated Rabbi Shalom will teach you the Seder of Rosh Hashana (Jewish New Year).  Tap the Rabbi Shalom icon and start the Rosh Hashana lessons. Tap on each of the food icons, and discover paintings created by Sandrine Kespi, Israeli artist. Learning specialist, Sandrine Kespi taught Hebrew reading in Paris for 30 years. Today, she(…)


Selichot For iPhone According To The Nusach Sephardi

In the Sephardic tradition, Selichot are said beginning with the month of Elul (1st day of Rosh Chodesh Elul this year August 16) , through Yom Kippur to help worshipers direct their hearts and minds to the process of teshuvah, repentance. At the Selichot service, worshipers begin to examine their deeds of the past year,(…)


Rosh Hashanah & Yom Kippur Issue Of The “Just Jew It” Ready For Download For iOS And Android Devices

Rosh Hashanah & Yom Kippur issue of the “Just Jew It”, interactive Jewish digital magazine, already on the iTunes Newsstand. Just Jew It Mobile Magazine gives people access to insights and wisdom about the richness and depth of Jewish life on their mobile devices. Unlike some app magazines that are print replicas “stuffed” into an app,(…)


Happy New Year! Bonne Année! – !שנה טובה (Send As A Text Message Greetings For The New Year In Hebrew)

Especially for the Jewish New Year, application for greetings and best wishes. The application allows the sending of  text message greetings for the New Year in Hebrew. No need to know the language, just select the greeting out of a list, and press send it’s already translated it for you into Hebrew. Now you can(…)


“Shanah Tovah” from iBracha

iBracha app offers ready-made Hebrew greeting cards for every occasion. App  contains a variety of ready-made templates with backgrounds and texts that can be combined to create custom greeting cards for a variety of occasions: Pesach, Rosh Hashana, Sukkot, Shavuot, Hanukkah, Purim, birthdays, weddings and more. You can send greetings as a MMS, by email as a cool image(…)


Share Your New Year Wishes With Your Family: Rosh Hashanah PhotoGreetings App

Rosh Hashanah PhotoGreetings app has been updated just in time for a  New Jewish Year  5774. Now you can send Shana Tova’s  to all your family and friends around the world via a personalized photo greeting that can be shared via Email and Facebook Connect. With the Jewish New Year approaching, the ShanaTova App is a(…)


Tishrei Edition Of “Just Jew It” Is Ready For Download

In the first pages of this edition, Rabbi Naftali Silberberg highlights the Jewish people’s responsibility to stimulate G-d’s desire to continue creating the world. When we gather in our synagogues around the globe, crowning G-d as our King and re-committing ourselves to live as He wants us to live in His world, we give Him the impetus(…)


iPad App ‘Mitzvah Hunt’ Helps Parents Encourage Children To Start Seeing All The Good That People Do Around Them

Pomegranates are a symbol for the goodness within each Jew. We are filled with mitzvot like a pomegranate. On Rosh Hashanah we say a prayer asking G-d that our good deeds in the new year will be as plentiful as the seeds of the pomegranate.‘May it be G-d’s will that our merits will increase like(…)


Free Android App Will Tell You How Much Time Is Left To Rosh Hashanah

Countdown to Rosh Hashanah 2012 app will help you keep track of how much time is left to Rosh Hashanah. . . App: Countdown to Rosh Hashanah by Eureka Business Group Updated: December 12, 2011 Size: 531k Price:  Free  (Google Play Link) . // // . Related Posts: Rosh Hashanah App For Kids By Corky Portwine Share(…)


This Saturday Night Ashkenazim Begin Recitation Of Selichos. There is An App For That Too.

This Saturday night, after midnight, or in the early hours of the morning, Ashkenazim begin recitation of Selichos. We continue the recitation of Selichos on every subsequent weekday morning through Erev Yom Kippur. Selichos should be said before Shacharit, towards the end of the night. The end of the night is an “Et Ratzon” -(…)


Greeting Cards Application Creator For Rosh Hashana

iGreet – a new way to send an interactive Rosh Hashana greeting card to your friends and family, quick & easy. Just 4 simple steps – in 60 seconds or less. Create a personalized greeting app like a small interactive book which will engage, entertain and fascinate the person getting it. Link to your friends(…)


Apps for Tishrei

Tishrei is the richest month in the Jewish Calendar. Commencing with Rosh Hashanah, which begins the Yamim Noraim (Days of Awe) or Asseret Yemei Teshuva (Ten Days of Repentance) which are conclude with the holiday of  Yom Kippur, through  Sukkot and  Hoshanah Rabbah,  Shemini Atzeret and  Simchat Torah – these holidays set the tone for the entire(…)


iTashlich

Tashlich is a ceremony performed outside during Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year.  Each year, many Jews around the world walk to moving water bodies and perform Tashlich (this year September 29, 2011), which means “to throw” or “to cast”, and toss small crumbs into the water to be eaten by fish. In this way,(…)


A Jewish Response to Terror

“The Palestinian Arabs of the Gaza Strip came out en masse Tuesday night, August 31, to celebrate the brutal slaying of four Jewish civilians in Judea earlier in the evening. They all were residents of Bet Haggai. They are identified as Yitzhak (47) and Tali (45) Ames, parents of six, Cochava Even Haim, she was(…)


Selichot Nusach Lita (app)

Selichot (Heb. סליחות) are Jewish poems and prayers, especially those said in the period leading up to the High Holy Days. The central theme throughout the prayers are Thirteen Attributes of G-d. In the Sephardic tradition, Selichot begins during the series of Selichot services of the High Holidays on the second day of the month of Elul and(…)