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Yom Kippur (Yom ha-Kippurim)

The Day of Atonement, which falls on the 10th day of the Hebrew month of Tishrei and is devoted to prayer and fasting.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Yom Kippur (Yom ha-Kippurim)." (Viewed on August 22, 2014) <http://jwa.org/encyclopedia/glossary/yom-kippur-yom-ha-kippurim>.

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