Archive for category: Tallits

How to wear a Tallit

How to wear a Tallit

0 / October 29, 2015 9:43 AM

The ultimate symbol of Jewish prayer, the Tallit is a special prayer shawl worn during morning prayers every day of the week. The traditions vary as to how exactly to go about putting on the Tallit, and when one should [&hellip

How to Choose a Tallit Prayer Shawl

How to Choose a Tallit Prayer Shawl

2 / January 27, 2015 11:39 AM

What is a Tallit Prayer Shawl ? The Tallit is a rectangular garment with Tzitzit strings threaded through at the corners. Men wear the Tallit during prayers at the synagogue. In addition, there is a smaller garment called the tallit-katan [&hellip

What is a Tallit ?

What is a Tallit ?

0 / February 20, 2014 4:23 PM

The Tallit Prayer Shawl or the ‘Tallit Gadol’ is an example of a background rich in tradition and intricate detail and beauty, Judaism. A rectangular garment with tzitzit string fringes on the 4 corners, it is usually white, and often [&hellip

Tallit Prayer Shawl Blessing

Tallit Prayer Shawl Blessing

0 / February 4, 2014 12:54 PM

When a person uses the Tallit he says a blessing before donning it. The blessing is to thank God for blessing us with His commandments and commanded us to wear Tsitsit (fringes) on our garments. The Tallit (prayer shawl) is [&hellip