Monday’s sunset marks the start of Rosh Hashanah

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(WIVB) – Monday night, Jewish communities around the world celebrate the start of a new year.

Rosh Hashanah is recognized in the Jewish faith as the birthday of the universe.

It’s celebrated with festive meals and the sounding of a ram’s horn.

In the Hebrew calendar, tonight marks the beginning of the year 5782.

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