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Kiddush Cup

Before eating any meal on Shabbat or major Jewish holidays, a prayer is said by the man of the house over wine called Kiddush. Kiddush is a small prayer thanking G-d for this day of rest. Rather than using an ordinary cup, people choose to put the wine in a Kiddush cup which is generally a silver goblet but with today’s Judaica artists, there are many of wonderful styles and colors. The reason behind using a Kiddush cup as opposed to a regular cup is because on Shabbat, all actions done should be completed in an elevated manner.

shabbat/kiddush_cup.txt · Last modified: 2022/01/25 11:45 by