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Rosh Hashana

The shofar is intended to awaken and remind

Leviticus Rabbah, 25:5

During the blowing of the shofar, a person will examine his actions, examine his life, and consider how to improve his actions.

The blowing of the shofar sounds when a person is in a large crowd of people, but the observation is intrinsic.

“Blow the horn at the new moon” (Psalms, 81:4)

“In the month – renew your actions,
Shofar – improve your actions” 

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