In Short. When: Starts in e evening of ober 9, and concludes after nightfall of. 11, What: e holiday of Sukkot is followed by an independent holiday called Shemini Atzeret. 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. is holiday is characterized by utterly unbridled joy, which reaches its climax on. 13, · Simchat Torah is e day when Jews across e world complete e reading of e Torah and ere is a celebration upon is completion. Outside of Israel, e second day of Shemini Aseret is called Simchat Torah because at's when is completion takes place. In Israel, e one day of Shemini Aseret is also Simchat Torah. 03, · Shacharit (beginning wi Ha-Kel including Kohelet) 9:30 AM Yizkor—no earlier an :45 AM Mincha/ Ma’ariv 6:15 PM. No preparations for 2nd Day Yom Tov until after candle lighting 7:26 PM Simchat Torah—Sunday, ober 11. Simchat Torah or Simhat Torah (Hebrew: שִׂמְחַת תּוֹרָה , lit., Rejoicing wi /of e Torah, Ashkenazi: Simchas Torah) is a Jewish holiday at celebrates and ks e conclusion of e annual cycle of public Torah readings, and e beginning of a new cycle.Simchat Torah is a component of e Biblical Jewish holiday of Shemini Atzeret (Eigh Day of Assembly), which Date: 22nd (outside of Israel 23rd) day of Tishrei. Shemini Atzeret/Simchat Torah is ambiguous holiday. On e one hand, it is e completion of Sukkot and us called e 8 day. Yet e rabbis also identify it as a regel bifnei atzmo – its own independent holiday. In e Diaspora, where we observe two days of Yom Tov, Simchat Torah . Hinei Ma Tov Hoshi’a Et Amecha Behold, how good and pleasant is e dwelling of bro ers, moreover in unity. Hoshi’å et ame’chå u’våreich et nachalå’techå. Ur’aim v’na’se’aim ad ha’olåm. Psalms 133:1 7 SONG Hinei ma tov u’ma nå’im, shevet achim gam yåchad. 8 . Prof. Emanuel Tov is J. L. Magnes Professor of Bible (emeritus) in e Dept. of Bible at e Hebrew University, where he received his Ph.D. in Biblical Studies.He was e editor of 33 volumes of Discoveries in e Judean Desert.Among his many publications are, Scribal Practices and Approaches Reflected in e Texts Found in e Judean Desert, Textual Criticism of e Bible: An Introduction. Simchat Torah is actually e second day of e Sh’mini Atzeret festival and is a Yom Tov. 1) e festival meals (wi festival kiddush, ha’motzei and Grace After Meals) are eaten. 2) Because e first day of Yom Tov is also Shabbat, Havdallah, e ceremony arating holy days from each o er and weekdays, is recited after Kiddush at e second night meal. Simchat Torah, which comes at e end of Sukkot and is technically its eigh day, ks e end of e yearly cycle of Torah reading, and beginning of a new one. ough it is a component of Sukkot, people are no longer obligated to eat and sleep in e sukkah, and in fact it is forbidden to do so. 08, · Simchat Torah reflects e rabbinic teaching at one studies Torah one’s entire lifetime and always finds new meanings wi in it. e period of e High Holidays concludes wi Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah. Beginning in e mon of Elul and spanning Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Sukkot and finally Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah, e. Al ough some scholars also accepted is eory, Avraham Yaari (Toldot Chag Simchat Torah, p. 355) rejects it out of hand. O ers attempt to relate Simchat Torah to e ancient celebration of e Simchat Beit Ha-Sho’eva, Hoshana Rabba, and even to Yom Kippur, upon which, according to tradition, e second Tablets were given to Moshe. Mazel tov [Pronounced mah-zel tohv] [Pronounced Teet-ha-desh or Teet-had-she] You also hear gut yuntuv, which is Yiddish for happy holiday. is is typically said on Sukkot and Simchat Torah, Purim and Shavuot. It can really be said for any holiday, however. 06, · e actual history of Simchat Torah is contained in a wonderful sefer published by Mossad HaRav Kook. e au or’s name is r. Yairi. he traces e varied minhagim back to . Simchat Torah reflects e rabbinic teaching at one studies Torah one’s entire lifetime and always finds new meanings wi in it. e period of e High Holidays concludes wi Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah. Beginning in e mon of Elul and spanning Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Sukkot and finally Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah, e. Content and number. Each Torah portion consists of two to six chapters to be read during e week. ere are 54 weekly portions or parashot.Torah reading mostly follows an annual cycle beginning and ending on e Jewish holiday of Simchat Torah, wi e divisions corresponding to e lunisolar Hebrew calendar, which contains up to 55 weeks, e exact number varying between leap years. Simchat Torah 5755 HA'BERACHAH (a.k.a. SIMCHAT TORAH) Chazal, wishing to highlight e eme of blessing for is Yom Tov us e erstwhile name of Yom Haberachah have chosen e Haftarah first, and only en selected e Torah reading to accentuate fur er is eme of blessing! Simchat Torah immediately follows on Tuesday evening, and ends on Wednesday 22. Shemini Atzeret serves to conclude e holiday of Sukkot, al ough it technically stands as its own festival. 09, · e Torah explicitly connects our joy to e joy of o ers. It is by providing for e poor, for e disadvantaged, for e outsider, and for our own families, at we achieve happiness on Yom Tov. Similarly, e founder of Chassidism himself, e Ba’al Shem Tov, explained at Simchat Torah can have two meanings. Simchat Torah Songs & Dances. QUICK FIND. Click any link to jump directly to at section. ANI MA’AMIN Tov, tov, tov, tov, tov, tov. Tov hazemer ad ein sof, lo yitam ve’lo yach’lof Haruach ve ha shemesh al pana’i Aiy aiy ai – Od lo a ti dai Ve im lo, im lo achshav ei’ma’tai?. While e timing of Simchat Torah celebrations is highly correlated wi a community's stance on 1-day vs. 2-day yom tov, ere are some exceptions: Some Chasidic communities (and e Carlebach Shul in New York), which do 2 days of yom tov, do hakafot (dancing wi e Torah) on bo nights of Shemini Atzeret. And for various reasons, some. On Simchat Torah, we complete e Torah by reading V’Zot HaBeracha. We en begin e new cycle wi Bereishit 1:1-2:3, e maftir is Bamidbar 29:35-30:1 and e haftarah is Yehoshua 1:1-1:18. Mussaf Amidah for Yom Tov wi proper insertions for Shemini Atzeret. 29, 20 · Chag Semach. we all merit e immediate revelation of Our Holy King Moshiach. is week’s edition of e Baal Shem Tov Times relates to Simchat Torah. ere is a continuation of our new section Orgins of e Baal Shem Tov, a Baal Shem Tov story and o er teachings relating to Simchat Torah.. PLEASE help spread e teachings of e Baal Shem Tov by fording is edition . 02, · e second day of Succos, Shmini Atzeres and Simchas Torah all are considered Yom Tov and have basically e same halachos as e first day of yom tov. We are allowed to bake and cook, on Yom Tov from a preexisting flame etc, carry outside when it is needed for Yom Tov, but not on Shabbos or yom tov at is on Shabbos. 11, · us, e yetzer ha’tov is good, but e yetzer ha’ra is very good. (Shev Shematita: Introduction, letter vav ) A related ought: e Ge a (Shabbat 55b) states at ere were four people in history who died by e advice of e serpent, i.e., ey died only because dea was reed upon mankind after Chava. Hoshanah Rabbah, e seven day of Sukkot is a semi-holiday in its own right. Still counted among e days of Hol Hamoed (intermediate days of e festival), is day’s name means e great hoshanah. A hoshanah is a series of seven liturgical poems calling upon God to rescue and redeem e Jewish people, pri ily by sending rain. Torah (matan torah) exactly 50 days after e exodus from Egypt (calculated to be e 6 of Sivan, 49 days after e first Passover on Nisan 15). • Simchat Torah - is holiday ks e completion of e Torah reading cycle for e year. Simchat Torah is based on e hakhel ga ering (להֵקְהַ). Rabbi Michael Rosensweig Shmini Atzeret: A Celebration of e Foundational Pillars of Avodat Hashem. Shmini Atzeret is an inherently enigmatic and intriguing festival. Twice depicted as Atzeret(Vayikra 23:34. Bamidbar 29:35, see also Devarim 16:8), a rare and somewhat obscure term, it serves as e culmination of parshat Emor's initial delineation of e chagim and closes e account of e. Dr. Rabbi Asher Tov-Lev is e Baron and Baroness Herzog professor of Ancient Near Eastern Oenology at e University of Napa Valley. He is e au or of several books on e intersection of Biblical studies and mind-altering substances, including Saqol Yisaqel: A Stoner’s Guide to Biblical Law, and Ad Matai Ashanta Bitfillat Amecha (Psalm 80:5): What Were ey Smoking in e Temple? 29, 2006 · e morning Torah reading of Shabbat Chol Ha-moed consists of selected portions from Parshat Ki Tisa. e conclusion of e reading sum ily addresses e Shalosh Regalim, and is would seem to be e relevance of e reading to e day. Torah Reading and Haftarah Devarim 14:22-16:17, Bemidbar 29:35-30:1, Melachim I 8:54-9:1 Yizkor Musaf for Yom Tov wi Shabbat inclusions Mashiv ha-Ruach Tefilat Geshem Seudah Shlishit before 5:12pm Mincha/Maariv 6:05pm Hakafot We will have an abridged Hakafot. Candle Lighting and all preparations for 2nd day Yom Tov not before 7:04pm. d to e Sukkot and Simchat Torah holidays. During e Sim-chat Torah celebration Rabbi Ja-cobs will lead e congregation in Israeli folk dancing. Unaffiliated area families are invited to attend services and participate in prayer and study period discussions. Information on Synagogue activities can be had by calling 583-7770 from 9.m.. Keriat HaTorah: e Obligation to Read e Torah. ere is an obligation to read e Torah every Monday, ursday, Shabbat, Yom Tov and special occasions. is is known as keriat haTorah. e Talmud records ree different institutions relating to keriat haTorah. e Talmud Yerushalmi, Megillah 4:1, states at Moshe Rabbeinu instituted e reading of e Torah on Shabbat, Yom Tov, Rosh . SIMCHAT TORAH & PARSHAT BERESHIT ECHO HOD Lincoln Square Synagogue • 180 Amsterdam Ave. at W 68 Street New York, NY 023• • 212-874-6 0 lss.org Wednesday, ober 15 • Hoshana Rabah ursday, ober 16 • Shmini Atzeret Mazal Tov to our Members Mazal Tov to grandfa er Richard Zinaman on e bir of a baby girl to his children. 09, · V’zot HaBerakhah ( is is e blessing ) is e final portion of e Torah, which records Moses’ last words to e people just before his dea. It is always read just after e festival of Sukkot on e holiday called Simchat Torah. After reading is portion, we will rewind e scroll back to Parashat Bereshit to begin reading e Torah all over again. 22, · Festivals (Yom Tov) Second day of Yom Tov (Yom Tov sheni) Intermediary Days of Festival (Chol ha-Moed) e mon of Elul. e Jewish New Year (Rosh Hashanah) e Day of Atonement (Yom Kippur) e Festival of Tabernacles (Sukkot) e Laws of e Sukkah. Sitting in e Sukkah. e Four Species (Arbat ha-minim) Simchat Torah. Hanukkah. Purim. Team Tov’s kickoff event for e - year is planned for Mon., t. 16 at 1:30PM at Be Sholom. Team Tov is looking ford to hearing lene Zakai speak about Jewish Washington: Scrapbook of a Community. Ms. Zakai is on e board of e Jewish Historical Society and has been involved in various Jewish organizations. e Torah commands in ree places at one should rejoice on Yom Tov. Regarding Chag Ha-Shavuot, e Torah says: And you shall rejoice before e Lord your God, you, and your son, and your dhter, and your man-servant, and your maid-servant, and e Levite at is wi in your gates, and e stranger, and e fa erless, and e widow. It is always read just after e festival of Sukkot on e holiday called Simchat Torah. After reading is portion, we will rewind e scroll back to Parashat Bereshit to begin reading e Torah all over again. We do is every year because Talmud Torah - e study of Torah - never ends! Jewish holidays, also known as Jewish festivals or Yamim Tovim (Hebrew: ימים טובים , lit. 'Good Days', or singular יום טוב Yom Tov, in transliterated Hebrew [English: / ˈ j ɔː m ˈ t ɔː v, j oʊ m ˈ t oʊ v /]), are holidays observed in Judaism and by Jews roughout e Hebrew calendar. ey include religious, cultural and national elements, derived from ree sources. Download Audio File. e big picture: e 3 weeks and e Fragmenting of e Tzurat Ha’adam – a much earlier concept which is found at e beginning of Sefer Bereishit expresses itself during e 3 weeks & especially on Tisha B’Av. 28, - Explore Allison Ginsberg's board parsha, yom tov, and torah teaching projects, followed by 223 people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Teaching projects, Crafts for kids, Torah.908 pins. School-aged children younger an ten who can sit wi eir parent for e duration of services are invited to participate in e am minyan on e roof on bo Shmini Atzeret and Simchat Torah. For kol ha-ne'arim at each minyan, we invite children to recite e brachot wi e baal koreh from eir seats. If you would like to read a Shabbat or Yom Tov parsha, please fill out e form at e bottom of is page.You can also see who is scheduled to read a particular parsha by looking it up below. Parsha Request Form. Sefer Bereshit. Sefer Shemot. Sefer Vayikra. 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