List of Jewish prayers and blessings
Listed below are some Hebrew prayers and blessings that are part of Judaism that are recited by many Jews. Most prayers and blessings can be found in the Siddur, or prayer book. This article addresses...
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Haggadah of Pesach
The Haggadah (Hebrew: הַגָּדָה‎, "telling"; plural: Haggadot) is a Jewish text that sets forth the order of the Passover Seder. Reading the Haggadah at the Seder table is a fulfillment of the Sc...
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Maariv
Maariv or Ma'ariv (Hebrew: מַעֲרִיב, [maʔăˈʁiv]), also known as Arvit (Hebrew: עַרְבִית, [aʁˈvit]), is a Jewish prayer service held in the evening or night. It consists primarily of the evening Shema ...
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Mincha
Mincha (Hebrew: מִנחַה, pronounced as /mɪnxə/; sometimes spelled Minchah or Minha) is the afternoon prayer service in Judaism.
The name "Mincha", meaning "present", is derived from the meal offeri...
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Jewish services
Jewish prayer (Hebrew: תְּפִלָּה, tefillah [tefiˈla]; plural Hebrew: תְּפִלּוֹת, tefillos or tefillot [tefiˈlot]; Yiddish תּפֿלה tfile [ˈtfɪlə], plural תּפֿלות tfilles [ˈtfɪləs]; Yinglish: davening fr...
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Shacharit
Shacharit [ʃaχaˈʁit] (Hebrew: שַחֲרִית šaḥăriṯ), or Shacharis in Ashkenazi Hebrew, is the daily morning Tefillah (prayer) of the Jewish people, one of the three times there is prayer each day.There ar...
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Shir shel yom
Shir Shel Yom (שִׁיר שֶׁל יוֹם), meaning "'song' [i.e. Psalm] of [the] day [of the week]" consists of one psalm recited daily at the end of the Jewish morning prayer services known as shacharit. Each ...
Shalom Aleichem (liturgy)
Shalom Aleichem (Hebrew: שָׁלוֹם עֲלֵיכֶם‎, "Peace be upon you")is a traditional song sung by religious Jews every Friday night upon returning home from synagogue prayer. It signals the arrival ...
Nigun
A nigun (Hebrew: ניגון‎ meaning "tune" or "melody", pl. nigunim) or niggun (pl. niggunim) is a form of Jewish religious song or tune sung by groups. It is vocal music, often with repetitive soun...
Aleinu
Aleinu (Hebrew: עָלֵינוּ, "it is our duty") or Aleinu leshabei'ach ("[it is] our duty to praise [God]"), meaning "it is upon us or it is our obligation or duty to praise God," is a Jewish prayer found...
Yemenite Jews
Yemenite Jews (Hebrew: יהודי תימן‎ Yehudei teiman; Arabic: اليهود اليمنيين‎) are those Jews who live, or lived, in Yemen. The term may also refer to the descendants of the Yemenite Jew...
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Yotzer ohr
Yotzer ohr, Creator of light, also known as Birkat yotzer, Blessing of creation, is the first of the two blessings recited before the Shema during Shacharit, the morning religious services of Judaism....
Tikkun Chatzot
Tikkun Chatzot (Hebrew: תקון חצות‎, lit. "Midnight Rectification"), also spelled Tikkun Chatzos, is a Jewish ritual prayer recited each night after midnight as an expression of mourning and lame...
God of Abraham
God of Abraham (Yiddish: גאָט פֿון אַבֿרהם, pronounced Got fun Avrohom,Got fin Avruhum) is a Jewish prayer in Yiddish, recited by women and girls in many Jewish communities at the conclusion of the Sa...
Yigdal
Yigdal (Hebrew: יִגְדָּל‎; yighdāl, or Hebrew: יִגְדַּל‎; yighdal; means "Magnify [O Living God]") is a Jewish hymn which in various rituals shares with Adon 'Olam the place of honor at th...
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Devekut
Devekut, deveikuth or deveikus (Heb. דבקות; Mod. Heb. "dedication", traditionally "clinging on" to God) is a Jewish concept referring to closeness to God. It may refer to a deep, trance-like meditati...
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Anim Zemirot
Anim Zemirot (אנעים זמירות, lit. "I shall sing sweet songs") [ʔanˈʕiːm zĕmiːˈroθ] is a Jewish liturgical poem sung in the synagogue at the end of Shabbat and holiday morning services. Formally, it is...
Amidah
The Amidah (Hebrew: תפילת העמידה, Tefilat HaAmidah, "The Standing Prayer"), also called the Shmoneh Esreh (שמנה עשרה, "The Eighteen," in reference to the original number of constituent blessings; ther...
Kaddish
Kaddish (קדיש, Qaddish Aramaic: "holy"; alternative spellings: qaddish, ḳaddish) is a hymn of praises to God found in the Jewish prayer service. The central theme of the Kaddish is the magnification a...
Szyk Haggadah
The Szyk Haggadah is a Passover Haggadah that was illustrated by the Polish-Jewish artist Arthur Szyk in Poland between 1934 and 1936. Szyk's visual commentary on the ancient story of Passover uses th...
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Tehillat Hashem
Tehillat Hashem (תְּהִלַּת ה', "praise of God" in Hebrew) is the name of a prayer-book (known as a siddur in Hebrew) used for Jewish services in synagogues and privately by Hasidic Jews, specifically ...
Yishtabach
Yishtabach (Hebrew: ישתבח‎) (Hebrew: "[ God ] be praised") is a prayer in the final portion of the Pesukei Dezimra morning prayers of Judaism known as shacharit, recited before the second ka...
Partnership minyan
Partnership minyan (pl. partnership minyanim) is a term used to describe a religious Jewish prayer group that seeks to maximize women's participation in services within the confines of Jewish law as u...
Uva letzion
Uva letzion (ובא לציון "and [a redeemer] shall come to Zion") are the Hebrew opening words, and colloquially the name, of the closing prayer of the weekday morning service, before which one should not...
Trope (religion)
In Judaism, trope (or Yiddish טראָפּ trop) is the musical pronunciation associated with the cantillation marks (accents) used for the ritual chanting of the Torah.
Historically, the Torah has been...