Blowing the Shofar in New York for Year 5773 of the Jewish Calendar: Day of Sounding a Ram's Horn
Rosh Hashanah holiday begins on sundown on 16 Sept. Holiday marks the age of the world at 5773. Rosh Hashanah promises everyone a second chance. Symbolic foods such as applies and honey central to holiday. Rosh Hashanah is also called "the day of horn sounding." Shofar is a curving ram's horn mentioned in Jewish Bible.