DC High Holidays 5773 Round-Up

YP@AI members enjoy bagels, lox and brownies after a 25-hour fast / photo taken by Rachel Mauro

Shanah tova—hope everyone had a sweet beginning to the new year and a meaningful fast! Hard to believe that after ten days of Awe, Sukkot, Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah are right on the horizon, no?

I myself spent Rosh Hashanah day one and Yom Kippur at Adas Israel. Juggling grad school and work has the tendency to infringe on the rest of my schedule, so I tried to make High Holidays as personally meaningful as possible by taking what I could out of the services. Here are some of my highlights:

What are some of your favorite moments? Sound off! And enjoy the start to a prosperous new year.