Description Rosh Hashanah meals include apples and honey, to symbolize a sweet new year This Rosh Hashanah Honey Dish features the words "Shanah Tovah" ("Happy New Year") laser-cut in Hebrew. Made from Stainless steel and glass. Height: 10cm/4inch Condition: new Rosh Hashanah (literally "head of the year"), is the Jewish New Year. It is the first of the High Holidays or Yamim Noraim ("Days of Awe"), celebrated ten days before Yom Kippur. Rosh Hashanah is observed on the first two days of Tishrei, the seventh month of the Hebrew calendar. It is described in the Torah as a day of "Zikhron Trua" ("remembrance of the blowing of the horn").