Statement by Minister Hussen to mark Rosh Hashanah

Canadian Heritage

As the sun sets this evening, Jewish communities in Canada and around the world will gather to celebrate Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year.

A time to reflect and welcome the year ahead with a renewed sense of optimism, this celebration brings Jewish families and friends together to pray, listen to the Shofar and share traditional foods, such as the dipping of apples in honey, signifying the hope of a sweet and fruitful year to come.

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