The Society: Religion and Spirituality: Judaism: Holidays and Observances: (Yom Kippur Holidays and Observances )


Yom Kippur Holidays and Observances Judaism Religion and Spirituality Society.

Yom means "day" in Hebrew and Kippur comes from a root that means "to atone", which is related to the biblical name of the covering of the Ark (called the kapporet ). (wikipedia)