The holiest day on the Hebrew calendar is also the most misunderstood. Yom Kippur is a day of profound connection and transcendence. Discover the real Yom Kippur.
Yom Kippur 2023: Sunday Evening, September 24 – Monday Evening, September 25
The Meaningful Life Center offers hundreds of Kabbalistic and Chassidic insights into the meaning of Yom Kippur. We answer questions like, “What is Yom Kippur?” and “Can you tell me how to repent?” Make your day of atonement more than just a day of repentance — learn the mystical dimensions of Yom Kippur so that you can enjoy this holiday like never before and harness the power of this high and holy day.
Kaparot is one of the most solemn observances of the Days of Awe. In the early morning hours of the day before Yom Kippur, we take a rooster (for a man) or a hen (for a woman) and, circling it above our heads, say three times: “This is my exchange, this is in my stead, this is my kaparah (atonement); this rooster shall go to its death, and I shall go on to good, long life and peace.”Read More