Judaism the festivals of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, the period of repentance in the first ten days of the Jewish new year: Also called: Days of Awe, Yamim Nora'im
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How to use High Holidays in a sentence
Needless to say, scheduling major events on the Jewish High Holidays does nothing to assuage those concerns.Klutzy Conservative Jewish Outreach at the Values Voter Summit | Ben Jacobs | September 24, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
How do Jewish cultures around the world celebrate High Holidays with different food traditions?
Children are taught Hebrew at an early age, and celebrating the High Holidays is encouraged by the Islamic regime.
And some were evidently old: probably thirty years old: still perfect and in keeping, reserved for Sunday and High Holidays.Sea and Sardinia | D. H. Lawrence
The sisterhood, abstemious nearly all the days of the year, feasted on certain High Holidays.The Lost Lady of Lone | E.D.E.N. Southworth
Wolfram von Eschenbach's Parzival does not limit the custom to High Holidays, ed.