Days of Awe refers to the 10 days between/including Rosh Hashanah
, the Jewish New Year
, and Yom Kippur
. Also known as the Ten Days of Repentance
, this is a time for contemplation
and re-evaluation of self.
The three keys to achieving this are as dimpster
Turning inwards, focusing on onesself and ones actions, assessing which laws one has transgressed, where one has gone astray.
Turning upwards, acknowledging a Higher Being and asking for forgiveness, acceptance.
This is not just charity in the literal sense. Turning outwards to fellow people, demonstrating goodness and pure intentions with concrete examples.