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Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur, also known as the Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the year in Judaism. The holy day is traditionally observed by fasting, praying, and attending synagogue services. In 2022, Yom Kippur begins at sunset on Tuesday, October 4 and ends at nightfall on Wednesday, October 5.

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Let’s Celebrate Ramadan & Eid!

Let's Celebrate Ramadan & Eid

Ramadan (ruh-maa-daan) is a festival of fasting, prayer and service celebrated by Muslims all over the world. Eid (eed) is the the day after Ramadan ends and includes its own traditions for celebrating. Introduce kids to the meaning behind the festivals and discover the cultural traditions of each through this beautiful children’s book by Ajanta and…

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Ramadan Information & Activities for Kids


What is Ramadan? Ramadan is a holy month celebrated by Muslims around the world. It is believed to be the month in which the Qur’an (the religious text of Islam) was revealed to the prophet Muhammed. When is Ramadan Celebrated? Ramadan takes place in the ninth month of the Islamic calendar when the first sliver of the…

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