Origin of Yom Kippur
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One example cited by the Air Force official was the 1973 Yom Kippur war, when Israel was attacked by Egypt and Syria.
Muslims observe a month-long day fast for Ramadan and Jews go a full day for the High Holy Day, Yom Kippur.
We fasted for Yom Kippur, read from the Megillah for Purim, and said bruchas over every meal.A Jewish Ex-Con Recalls Keeping Kosher with the Faithful in Prison|Daniel Genis|May 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Yom Hazikaron, the day Israel mourns all the soldiers who have died in its wars, proves even more challenging for Hadeel.
The war, known in Israel as the Yom Kippur War and in the Arab world as the October War, is considered a victory in Egypt.In Deeply Polarized Egypt, Revolution's Social Justice Slogans are Seldom Heard|Jesse Rosenfeld|October 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
They strictly observed the dietary laws, and solemnized the festivals, and the fast of Yom-Kippur, which they called Ashura.History of the Jews, Vol. III (of 6)|Heinrich Graetz
In the Sudan it is the custom to call a day on which a misfortune has occurred "Yom aswad" (a black day).Ten Years' Captivity in the Mahdi's Camp 1882-1892|F. R. Wingate
The Chinese annals state that the sun stopped ten days during the reign of the Emperor Yom.The Bible Of Bibles;|Kersey Graves
Berel is all astonishment and curiosity: how is it possible for Jews to busy themselves with commerce on Yom Kippur?Yiddish Tales|Various
Yom Kippur was my last day at the settlement before returning to college.The Seven-Branched Candlestick|Gilbert W. (Gilbert Wolf) Gabriel