e first reading for Simchat Torah is taken from e very end of e Torah. In is portion. Known in Hebrew as Ve-zot Ha-berachah, is is e blessing, Moses offers a blessing to e tribes of Israel. After is he prepares for his dea. 08, · But wi Simchat Torah on e horizon, I found myself struggling. Simchat Torah is one of e highlights of our year. A day of pure joy and one of our most-attended events. 09, · I still have my Torah and have celebrated e holiday many times wi it. What is important in ese six ades since I first enjoyed Simchat Torah is at e wonderful ruach-spirit of e holiday has returned to Jews in e USA and everywhere. So it ever be. David Geffen is a former Atlantan and Conservative rabbi who lives in Jerusalem. Simchat Torah for 5781. Friday, ober 9 6:00 p.m. – Simchat Torah Evening Service. e Simchat Torah Evening Service is a joyous observance including Hakafot, dancing, and a celebration of e bir day of e Torah as we read e end of Deuteronomy and e beginning of Genesis, completing and beginning e annual cycle of weekly Torah. Jerusalem: Shabbat & Simchat Torah begin at 17:38, end at 18:48. Tel Aviv: Shabbat & Simchat Torah begin at 17:53, end at 18:50. Beer Sheva: Shabbat & Simchat Torah begin at 17:54, end at 18:51. 09, · Simchat Torah ks e conclusion of e Tishrei holiday cycle wi a celebration of joy in e Torah. But is it possible to feel a happy atmosphere when e world is . 2 days ago · Shemini Atzeret (Shabbat) & Simchat Torah Reservations. e schedule for Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah follows, along wi a link to sign up for services. We have included sign-up for Mincha/Ma’ariv to help assure at we have a minyan for . Jewish Emergent Network presents Torah teaching and song, followed by a live dance party. Pre-recorded program airs twice, at 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. No registration . e Torah Portions Schedule. Each week, synagogues across e world read a section from e Torah (e five books of Moses). In Hebrew, is passage is called Parashat HaShavua (פָּרָשַׁת הַשָּׁבוּעַ), which means portion of e week. Sometimes it is called e parsha or sidra. e Jewish community follows a schedule of readings based on e Hebrew calendar. e Torah commands us to set aside teruma for e Kohanim from our grain, wine, and oil and to arate a ti e for e Levi’im (ma'aser rishon, first ti e), in exchange for eir service in e Mishkan and e Mikdash. e Torah fur er commands at e Levi’im who receive ma'aser should relate to it as grain from e reshing floor – at is to say, as if it were grain at grew. Note: For Simchat Torah, only part of Parashat Bereshit is read. e full parashah (Genesis 1:1 - 6:8) is read on e Shabbat following Simchat Torah. Visit www.hebrew4christian.com for a complete listing of e weekly Torah portions. We trust at your Sukkot holiday has been heal y, happy, and high on inspiration. Of course, Sukkot leads directly into Simchat Torah, which we typically celebrate by singing, dancing, and chanting toge er in e synagogue.But is year, you be celebrating in e sanctuary of your home, inviting G‑d into your personal space and porting e sublime Simchat Torah energy directly into. What is Simchat Torah? Simchat Torah (Rejoicing wi e Torah) ks e end of e annual cycle of weekly Torah readings and e beginning of e new cycle. It is a joyous holiday at celebrates e Jewish love of Torah and study. How is Simchat Torah celebrated? Simchat Torah is celebrated by taking all e Torah scrolls out of e ark in synagogue and spending e evening dancing, singing. 09, 2009 · e words simchat torah (ere are no capital letters in Hebrew) mean celebration of e Torah. In a sense, e simchat torah is weekend is a siyyum, a formal completion of a course of study of a Jewish text, which has been seen as a cause for celebration since talmudic times. In is case, e completed text is e Torah. Simchat Torah Celebration and Services at Stephen Wise. Friday, ober 9 at 9:15p.m. ET/6:15p.m. PT and Saturday, ober at 1:00p.m. ET/:00a.m. PT. Join Stephen Wise Temple in Los Angeles, California, for an online Simchat Torah celebration in e evening, and a service including Yizkor in e morning. Simchat Torah Celebration. 11, · Every year, synagogues read rough e entire Torah in designated weekly portions. e yearly reading cycle ends wi Deuteronomy and begins again in Genesis on e day of Simchat Torah. We read e Torah in a continuous cycle, because e circle is bo a symbol of eternity and equality. Just as God is eternal, e Torah is also eternal. 09, · Sukkot and Simchat Torah Service Times. Last updated: /9/. Erev Sukkot Friday Evening, ober 2, . 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm. Erev Sukkot Service – Shabbat Alive! (Rabbi Samuel Chiel Sanctuary Viewer) 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm. Erev Sukkot Service – . e holiday of Sukkot is followed by an independent holiday called Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah.In Israel, is is a one-day holiday. in e diaspora, it is a two-day holiday, and e second day is known as Simchat Torah. e holiday is characterized by unbridled joy, which reaches its climax on Simchat Torah, when we celebrate e conclusion—and restart—of e annual Torah-reading cycle.Au or: Yehuda Shurpin. 04, · Shabbat Shalom: Simchat Torah By Rabbi Shlomo Riskin. Efrat, Israel – And no human knows of [Moses’] burial place even to is day. (Deut. 34:6) Amid e great joy of Shemini Atzeret-Simĥat Torah, emanating from e biblical commandment and you shall oroughly rejoice (Deut. 16:15), a curious dialectic between celebration and solemnity never eless exists. SIMCHAT TORAH IS E JOYOUS CELEBRATION OF E TORAH, E GIFT AT CHANGED OUR PEOPLE AND, IN TURN, CHANGED E WORLD. e practice of reading e last of e weekly Torah portions on Shemini Atzeret is documented in e Talmud. at Talmudic source does not refer to e occasion as Simchat Torah, but simply as [ e second day of] Shemini. Simchat Torah Day 1) During e morning service, all e Torahs are again taken from e ark and e hakafot, e joyous circling of e night before, is repeated. 2) e final parasha (weekly portion) of e Torah, V’Zot HaBracha (And is is e blessing) is read. Chabad Center of Nor west New Jersey One Torah Way Rockaway, NJ 07866 973-625-1525. Erev Shabbat, ober 9: Shmini Atzeret (Tishrei 21) 5:37p Candle Lighting 5:56p Mincha. Shabbat, ober : Shmini Atzeret, Yizkor (Tishrei 22) 6:49p Havdalah. 09, · Czech Torah Scroll . Covenant of Membership Shabbat Simchat Torah * No meeting or greeting while eating - masks to be worn at all o er times. * Multi-generational * Bring your own picnic blanket or beach chairs (LT has a limited number of chairs for ose who need) * Registration required/Numbers limited. Easy to make dishes so you can spend more time wi family and friends. We are embarking upon e last days of e Yom Tov season, Simchat Torah and Shemini Atzeret, about 11 Yom Tov meals shopped for, prepared, served and cleaned up. Congratulations! Only a few more to go. It’s hard to be. In more modern times, Simchat Torah has become a celebration to assert a Jewish identity in public. In e Soviet Union, ousands of Jews would celebrate e festival in e streets. Dancing in e street wi e Torah has also become part of e ritual in various Jewish communities across e United States. Simchat Torah: Water and Fire: e Indestructible Power of Torah Simchat Torah: rough Water and Fire e story of e young man has t me much: even in e saddest of times, even when all seems lost, wi a little joy, a little dance, every ing can change. 05, · During Chol HaMoed Sukkot in 1971 a Simchat Torah Freedom Procession ched to e Soviet Mission in Glen Cove, Long Island. As e New York Times reported, 0 Torah scrolls were carried. Hebrew songs were sung wi gusto. freedom slogans were shouted over and over. On. 12, 1971, Simchat Torah itself,000 Jews in New York ched. ere is no more auspicious time an now to do so. We Jews dedicate a day to celebrate Jewish learning as Sukkot ends: Simchat Torah, e Joy of Torah, and it is a chag, a holy day. Come, see. Our ancient sages argued about all kinds of topics. Chochmat HaLev and Kehilla Community Synagogue present an online dance party to close out e High Holidays. Wi Jewish dance/movement leaders Bruce Bierman, Talia Cooper and ie Emden and a klezmer band. Free, wi registration. 13, · is takes place during e celebration known as Simchat Torah (e Joy of Torah). Simchat Torah has become a part of e celebration of e Biblical celebration of Sukkot (Tabernacles). However, when we read in Leviticus 23 concerning Sukkot, we find we are commanded to observe Sukkot for seven days, followed by a celebration of e eigh day. Simchat Torah: Dedicate yourself to learning Guest Contributor - ober 9, 0 e autumn holidays call out to Jews for teshuvah, not so much repentance in . , · Illustrative: Ultra-Or odox Jews dance during Simchat Torah celebrations, ober , (David Cohen/Flash90) e Times of Israel liveblogged Saturday’s . 09, · Hoshana Rabbah, Shemini Atzeret, Simchat Torah, V’zot HaBracha (Deut. 33:1-34:12) Posted on ober 9, by igplotzk Today (Friday) is Hoshana Rabbah, which didn’t really mean any ing to me, except at it was e 7 day of Sukkot, until I was regularly attending morning minyan after my mo er passed away. 07, · Simchat Torah calls for some extra special bottles to rejoice after hours of dancing and singing in Synagogue wi e Torah scrolls. While ere is a growing selection of top notch kosher Bordeaux, one of e most prestigious ones is Château Cantenac Brown . 07, · Kids say and do e darndest ings. My kids love playing Radio Dad which involves em calling in requests to eir favorite radio DJ, aka me, to play on Spotify. Currently, e number one request is Swedish rock group Europe’s 1986 smash hit, . SIMCHAT TORAH ALIYOT. Atah Hare’eta Lead e Atah Hare’eta bo evening and morning. Always fun always interesting! Hatan Torah e final Aliyah of e Torah reading cycle. Represent e entire congregation for is pivotal and moving Aliyah. Hatan Bereshit e first Aliyah of e Torah reading cycle. Represent e entire. , · Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah Celebration and Shirei Chesed Community Chorus WEEKLY NEWS Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah ober , / 23 Tishrei 5781 SHABBAT, SHEMINI ATZERET & SIMCHAT TOR. STBM Florida Anniversary -2021 Wall Calendar. Compare $20.00. Simchat Torah is e day on which e whole community ga ers to come into direct contact wi e Torah and to express our joy in having received it. In e Community: Beginning on Shemini Atzeret and lasting until Pesach (Passover), a short prayer for rain is inserted into e second blessing of . 11, · Simchat Torah Begins As Usual In Borough Park Wi Large Crowds And Few Masks, Despite Red Zone Restrictions By Gwynne Hogan, WNYC. 11, 12:51 p.m. e Times of Israel published my new article Simchat Torah, Reasons to Be Joyful Simchat Torah ks e conclusion of e Tishrei holiday cycle wi a celebration of joy in e Torah. But is it possible to feel a happy atmosphere when e world is facing such a conspicuous pandemic? Indeed, e current situation gives us an opportunity to recognize e cause of our predicaments—our. Chabad of e Central Cascades 24121 SE Black Nugget Road Issaquah, WA 98029-7609 425-427-1654. Be e Star at Simchat Torah. Unscripted, Unpredictable, Unbelievable. Dance e Torah in Under e Stars, and enjoy a prepackaged Deli Dinner wi a little L'Chaim! Saturday, ober , 7:00 PM. No cost to attend, please register below. Sukkot rough simchat torah Candle Lighting Times: Friday /9: Hoshana Raba 6:16 pm. Saturday /: Shemini Atzeret, 7:17 pm. Sunday /11: Simchat Torah, Havdalah 7:15 pm. , · Simchat Torah - Fire & Ice - Bonfire, Drinks & Torah Charades.