Sukkos - Chabad Emeryville
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SUKKOT
 
At Chabad Emeryville
Holiday Date
October 2 - 11, 2020

It's Sukkot Time!

You and your family our invited to celebrate Sukkot, with a fantastic line up of events. Eat delicious food, shake the Lulav & Etrog, and learn more about the festive holiday of Sukkot, choose from one or all of the events and please RSVP, hope to see you! Rabbi and Mrs. Blank 

Schedule
Sukkot Meal
What Is Sukkot?
Sukkot is a weeklong Jewish holiday that comes five days after Yom Kippur. Sukkot celebrates the gathering of the harvest and commemorates the miraculous protection G‑d provided for the children of Israel when they left Egypt. We celebrate Sukkot by dwelling in a foliage-covered booth (known as a sukkah) and by taking the “Four Kinds” (arba minim), four special species of vegetation.
Lulav & Etrog
Four Kinds
On every day of the holiday of Sukkot (with the exception of Shabbat), there’s a mitzvah to take the “Four Kinds”—a lulav (date palm frond), an etrog (citron), at least three hadassim (myrtle branches) and two aravot (willow branches). In the words of the verse (Leviticus 23:40), “You shall take for yourselves on the first day the fruit of the hadar tree [citron], date palm fronds, a branch of a braided tree, and willows of the brook, and you shall rejoice before the L‑rd your G‑d for a seven day period.”
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