Great High Holy Days (Yom Kippur) Coloring pages for Kids

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Rosh Hashanah (the Jewish New Year) and Yom Kippur (the Day of Atonement), together, are known as Judaism’s “High Holy Days (or High Holidays). Yom Kippur, or the Day of Atonement, is considered the most important holiday, one of the most culturally significant Jewish holidays. According to tradition, it is on Yom Kippur that God decides each person’s fate for the year is inscribed into the “Book of Life”, The writing is said to start with Rosh Hashanah and end with Yom Kippur. So Jews are encouraged to make amends, pray, hope, wish and ask forgiveness for the sins we committed over the past year. The holiday the holy day of Yom Kippur is observed with a 25-hour fast, intensive prayer, and a special religious service. For many families, these holidays are the most synagogue-focused, requiring creativity and patience as services are explained to children and there is no better way than Yom Kippur coloring pages as they are a neat way to teach kids values of introspection, seeking forgiveness and working on being better human beings. Yom Kippur coloring pages are an Ideal and fun way to impart these lessons. Here you’ll find Yom Kippur coloring pages collected from the net and we presented some lovely art by HELEN WEBBER too.