We are congratulating all members of the Jewish community of the Nizhny Novgorod synagogue with coming of the New Year of 5771 accordingly to the Jewish calendar. It is your national holiday of Rosh Ha-Shanah! The New Year is the favorite holiday of all peoples, a holiday of joy and hope, of friendly contacts. Finally it is a family holiday.
National, cultural and religious traditions being kept by Nizhny Novgorod Jews for a long time order people to give these days with especial care joy to their neighbors and to bring peace and concord to all persons.
Observance of such splendid customs by all national communities good-neighborly living in our ancient and beautiful city serves to development of productive inter-religious dialog in the modern society.
We wish you on the New Year days of the Rosh Ha-Shanah progress in all your undertakings, prosperity and family happiness!
The Administration of Nizhny Novgorod. The director of the Department S.A. Gorin.