Get Prepared for the Festival of Freedom with TAIS!

Passover is around the corner!  Take care of all your Pre-Pesach Preparation with TAIS!

1.  Important Halachic Times & Schedule of Services for First Day of Pesach 

Listed below are key halachic times for Pesach.
For a full Schedule of Pesach Services – Click HERE

Erev Pesach, Friday, April 19

8:00am – Morning Services & Siyum for Fast of the Firstborn

10:29am (Gra) – Lastest Time to Eat Chametz

11:35am (Gra) – Lastest Time to Burn Chametz

12:39am – Lastest Time to Eat Afikoman

2.  Sale of Chametz  

Rabbi Ariel is available for selling your chametz in the evenings.  DEADLINE: Thursday, April 18 – 3:00pm!!!  If you cannot make it in person, email Rabbi Ariel all the addresses that have Chametz to until the deadline above.  Alternatively, you can sell your chametz online with Tzohar:

3.  Pre-Pesach Seminars

Wednesday, April 3 – Insights into the Haggadah with Rabbi Stewart Weiss – 8:00pm (English).  Join us for a class on the Haggadah of Pesach to enhance your Passover Seder and enrich your experience!  hagaddah

Rabbi Stewart Weiss is a Senior Educator and Founder of the Jewish Outreach Center in Ra’anana and a member of our teaching staff at TAIS!

Complimentary Admission.  Donations welcome!

Tuesday, April 16 – Parting the Sea to Our Freedom – A Mystical Journey with Kabbalist & Astrologer Amit Adler – 9:30pm (Hebrew/English)  splitting of sea

According to wisdom of the Kabbalah, Egypt represents stress and troubles (Mitzrayim = Tzarot).  Veteran Mystic Amit Adler will lead a discovery on how to tap in to the energies of Pesach in order to overcome life challenges and part the seas to our freedom.

Entrance: 30 NIS


Sunday, April 14 –  Four Cups, Three Matzas, Two Tablets and One Little Goat – Insights in the Passover Seder with Rabbi Ariel Konstantyn – 8:00pm (English)  goat

Join Rabbi Ariel on a journey exploring the Passover Hagaddah – numbers, meanings, and insights that will deepen your knowledge and enhance your Seder experience.

Rabbi Ariel Konstantyn is the Founding Rabbi of The Tel Aviv International Synagogue and Senior Torah Educator.

Complimentary Admission. Donations Welcome!


Wednesday, April 17 – Preparing Your Home for Pesach with Rabbi Dr. Rafi Shuchat – 8:00pm (English)  LTdoeKnAc

A special session on the process of Kashering your Kitchen and preparing your home for Pesach and the Seder.

Rabbi Rafi is a professor of Jewish Philosophy at Bar Ilan University and a senior educator at The Tel Aviv International Synagogue

Complimentary Admission.  Donati0ns welcome!


 4.   Shabbat HaGadol DrashaRabbi Ariel will deliver his Annual Shabbat HaGadol Drasha on Shabbat HaGadol on Shabbat afternoon, April 13 at 6:30pm in English and by Rabbi Simcha Cohen in Hebrew.

5.  Prepare for the Music of the Sedercantor israel nachman tordjman

Listen to our Chazzan Israel Nachman Tordjman sing the classics of the Seder in concert!

6.  Siyum Bechorim

Rabbi Ariel will conclude the Tractate Megillah on Friday morning, April 19 following Shacharit at 8:00am.  All firstborn men in attendance will thereby be exempt from the Fast of the Firstborns.  A light breakfast will be served.

7.  Kitchen Kashering

We recommend the following website as a guide to Kashering your Kitchen for Pesach:

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Shabbat HaGadol with Rabbi Ariel, Chazzan Blum & Team TAIS!

For a full schedule of services and shiurim, CLICK HERErak and blum

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Pesach in Tel Aviv: Second Night Passover Seder

For those visiting from abroad, we are pleased to offer a Second night Seder.  seder 6

Saturday, April 20
following Evening Services at 7:00pm

TAIS Members 5779: 240 NIS
Non-Members & Guests: 270 NIS
Children (3-8): 150 nis

To pay by credit card:
To pay by cash or check, call Pinchas at 052-457-7193.
Limited Seating – Do NOT Delay to Register!
Absolute Deadline: Monday, April 14 or until we’re sold out!
Please note: No reservation is complete without payment!

Chag Kasher V’Sameach!

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Shabbat Rosh Chodesh – HaChodesh with Rabbi Ariel, the Chazz, Chazzan Blum & Team TAIS!

For a full schedule, CLICK HERE chazzan flyer 4.4.19


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Pesach Seder for Russian Speakers with Rabbi Yosef Harsonksi • Седер в Тель-Авиве

Приглашаем вас отпраздновать Песах и провести #седер вместе с раввином Йосефом Херсонским в #JewishPoint! С нами праздник свободы будет насыщен смыслами и переживаниями! seder 6

#Песах — один из самых значимых праздников в году, это праздник свободы и рождения еврейского народа. Continue reading

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Shabbat Para with the Chazz & Special Guest Speaker – Blue & White’s Powerhouse Orit Farkash-HaCohen!

This Shabbat, we are pleased to welcome Blue & White’s Star Knesset Candidate – Orit Farkash-HaCohen!  orit farkash hacohen

Orit is the former Chairman of the Israeli Electric Authority, was a leader in spearheading the effort to break up the natural gas cartel and is a leading candidate for the Blue & White run for Knesset.

Orit will deliver the Drasha Friday night and offer a talk at the Young Professionals Shabbat Dinner on the topic: From Tycoons to Consumers – Israel’s Natural Gas Dilemma

Friday, March 29

Carlebach Kabbalat Shabbat – 6:50pm
Drasha – approx 7:30pm

For details on the dinner –
Shabbat Shalom!

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TAIS Purim Festivities in the News Media! Selected Pics!

TAIS’s acclaimed Purim festivities gained national media attention!Makor Rishon - Purim 2019 a

Here is an article from Makor Rishon:  

To watch the live Megillah broadcast on YNET:,7340,L-5481931,00.html

For a full collection of amazing pics:  CLICK HERE

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JIC Tel Aviv Shabbat Dinner for Young Internationals & Israelis with Guest Speaker Blue & White’s Orit Farkas-HaCohen

JIC TLV invites young Olim & Israelis for Shabbat Dinner @ the Tel Aviv International Synagogue with great food and abundance of wine and liquor! JICNY Shabbat Dinner - march 2019

Friday, March 29th, 2019 following Carlebach Kabbalat Shabbat and Champagne Kiddush Reception.

Special Guest Speaker – Blue & White’s Star Knesset Candidate – Orit Farkash-HaCohen will speak on the topic: From Tycoons to Consumers – Israel’s Natural Gas Dilemma  orit farkash hacohen

For Details:

COST: 80nis for first 20 sign-ups;
95nis till Wed, March 27th at 9am;
110nis after
60nis New Olim less than 6 months
FREE for Lone Soldiers

*Please note that there are 3 ways to make payments:
1. Using your Paypal account 2. To pay using a credit card 3. Cash

To Register send email to and write “TLV dinner” in the subject line. We will then send you payment link after we have receive your contact information.

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Shabbat Zachor with Rabbi Ariel, the Chazz Israel Nachman, Guest Speaker – Naftali Ben Simon & Team TAIS!

We are pleased to welcome former Senior Journalist from Channel 1 and Likud candidate Naftali Ben Simon to give the Drasha this Friday night!
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Friday, March 15 – 5:40pm – Carlebach Kabbalat Shabbat

Drasha – Naftali Ben Simon on the topic: Exiting Ghetto Mentality in Israeli Politics?  naftali ben simon 1

Our acclaimed Champagne Reception in the picturesque Shomron Gardens to follow

For a Full Schedule of Service – CLICK HERE



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Parsha Post with Rabbi Ariel Konstantyn: Purim – The Holiday of Tomorrow!

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