Yes, it really is. Tonight is the first night of Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year. The new year will be 5765
Here's a little info: http://www.holidays.net/highholydays/
Here's a traditional food:
The cup is filled with honey, not wine. Wine's nice, too, though. :wink: Anyway, the apples and honey are because you should have a sweet year.
The shofar (ram's horn), it's blown to summon in the new year:
So, got any plans for the big night? RP and I are gonna watch them drop the big Matzoh ball in Times Square, my brother and his family are off to Synagogue. We'll call them tonight.
With love to all!
L'shana Tova tikateiv v'tihateim
MAY YOU BE INSCRIBED AND SEALED
FOR A GOOD AND SWEET YEAR
OF HAPPINESS AND GROWTH!