Rosh Hashanah Reading List


Ready to get into the holiday spirit? Here’s a reading list for you to dive into some primary texts and user-created source sheets: 

Primary Texts

Rosh Hashanah in the Torah

Rosh Hashanah Machzor (Prayer Book), Nusach Ashkenaz and Nusach Sefard

1st Day of Rosh Hashanah Torah reading

2nd Day of Rosh Hashanah Torah reading

1st day of Rosh Hashanah Haftarah 

2nd day of Rosh Hashanah Haftarah

Rambam’s Mishneh Torah, Repentance

Source Sheets

A Tasty New Year - Symbolic Rosh Hashanah Foods  from Learning with the National Library of Israel 

Tashlich by Samantha Isenstein of Anshe Emet Synagogue

Rosh Hashanah as Birthday and Judgement by Rabbi David Polsky 

Rosh Hashanna: Key Sources by Rabbi Meir Goldstein of Dartmouth Hillel

Humility Matters: The Rosh Hashana Haftarah by Olivia Friedman of Ida Crown Jewish Academy

Happy reading!

Chava Tzemach