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Let's Learn about Yom Kippur

Learn more about the holiest day of the Jewish year, Yom Kippur, by listening to a Holy Land Moments podcast watching a video teaching from Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein, or reading about how this holy day is celebrated today.

What is Yom Kippur? Overview

Read this brief overview to Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, the holiest day of the Jewish year.

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Celebrating Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the Jewish calendar, marks the culmination of the High Holy Days and is observed with fasting and other traditions.

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Yom Kippur - The Holiest Day of the Year

Yom Kippur, also known as the Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the Jewish year. Listen now as Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein talks about the Jewish perspective of repentance.

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