Uman is saying goodbye to its visitors: Rosh Hashanah celebrations in Uman are over
Society14:41 Oct. 4, 2016

Rosh Hashanah celebrations in Uman are over

Israelis celebrated the Jewish New Year on October 2-4

Dancing and singing all night long in Uman - Hasidim celebrate the New Year. The year 5777 has arrived. This year a record-breaking number, more than 30 thousand arrived in Ukraine for the celebrations. Year after year the pilgrims come to the tomb of zaddik Nachman, their spiritual leader.

After the loud celebrations - it is time for prayer.

Read also: Ongoing celebrations of Rosh Ha-Shanah in Uman (photos)

The celebrations ended yesterday. And now the pilgrims are returning home - until next year.

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