Shana Tova is the official wish for the celebration of the Jewish new year in the Hebrew community. The day of Shana Tova is considered of great importance in the Jewish religion as it is believed that on this day the first humans on earth were born. People all over the world who follow Jewish religion celebrate the day of Shana Tova by eating sweet things like pomegranate and apple dipped in honey. Eating sweet things on the day of Shana Tova signifies people praying to their god for a happy and sweet life ahead.
The literal meaning of L'Shana Tova in English is may you have a good year ahead. The day of L'Shana Tova also marks the beginning of the agricultural period on earth. People celebrate this day by praying for a good and memorable life ahead and also ask forgiveness for their wrong deeds. In this article you will find some of the well known songs for the festival of Shana Tova.