Yom Kippur in Canada ― Date, History, and Details

Yom Kippur in Canada

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History of Yom Kippur in Canada and How to Celebrate/ Observe It

Yom Kippur is the Jewish Day of Atonement and is observed on the 10th day of the Jewish month of Tishrei. It is a day of fasting, prayer and repentance. Jews believe that on this day, God inscribes our names in the Book of Life and determines our fate for the coming year. Yom Kippur is a solemn and holy day and is considered the most important day of the Jewish year.