Shabbat Eurovision with the Jewish Pavarotti – the CHAZZ Israel Nachman and Choir!

This weekend TAIS presents – Shabbat Jewrovision!
Join HUNDREDS of young Tel Avivians & tourists, Olim & Israelis as we bring in the Sabbath with the Jewish Pavarotti & Choir singing the best of Jewish music – Carlebach and Israeli Eurovision hits!  Shabbat Eurovision - Chazz

Friday, May 17

6:45pm – Mincha & Carlebach Kabbalat Shabbat 

7:14pm – Candle Lighting

Our acclaimed Champagne Reception in the picturesque Shomron Gardens to follow!

RSVP:  https://www.facebook.com/events/1296265020527860/

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Pics – Kabbalat Shabbat on the Beach

As we brought in early Shabbat, we are pleased to share some pics from Kabbalat Shabbat on the Beach!

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Pics – From Sadness to Celebration

From Sadness to Celebration

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Shabbat Eurovision Dinner with Guest Speaker Jonathan Elkhoury

In honor of Shabbat Eurovision, JIC Israel & TAIS invite young Olim & Israelis for ShabbatDinner @ the Tel Aviv International Synagogue with great food and abundance of wine and liquor!

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This Shabbat, we are pleased to welcome our guest speaker, Jonathan Elkhoury,Minorities Coordinator at Reservists On Duty.
Jonathan will speak on the topic:  Defending the State of Israel in the IDF, the Media and on College Campuses: A Christian Arab Israeli Tells His Story

 

Friday, May 17th, 2019
18:45 – Carlebach Kabbalat Shabbat with the Chazz Israel Nachman and Choir followed by Champagne Kiddush Reception and Dinner and Dessert Buffet

 

About the Speaker:  Jonathan is a Christian Arab Israeli who will share his story and why Muslims, Christians and Druze defend the State of Israel in the IDF

About the Organization:  Reservists on Duty, is a non-profit organization established in 2015 by IDF veterans who felt a duty to expose and counter the BDS movement and new forms of anti-Semitism erupting on US college campuses.

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Shabbat Eurovision – Carlebach Kabbalat Shabbat on Frishman Beach with Chazzan Chaim Stern!

As Tel Aviv gears up for the Eurovision competition, TAIS, as the Center for Jewish Life in Tel Aviv, will be featured as the paradigm community and bastion of Jewish song and culture!  TAIS Shabbat Eurovision Kabbalat Shabbat on the Beach Updated
Carlebach Kabbalat Shabbat will take place as follows:
Friday, May 10 – 6:45pm – Frishman Beach (on the tayelet) with Chazzan Star Chaim Stern
Complimentary Admission.
Next Week – Shabbat Eurovision Finale with the internationally acclaimed CHAZZ Israel Nachman and Choir!

 

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From Sadness to Celebration: A Moving Evening from Yom HaZikaron to Yom HaAtzmaut

TAIS is pleased to present a unique program for Olim and Israelis in English that will close Yom HaZikaron and lift our spirits as we begin to celebrate Yom HaAtzmaut.

Join TAIS in this emotional journey as we express our appreciation for those that laid down their lives for our freedom and celebrate the miracle of Israel featuring:  TAIS Yom Hazikaron to Yom Haatzmaut Tekes English flyer 2019 (Updated)
** Special Musical Guest Chanan Mazor 
** Child prodigy singer Saar Sperling
** Etzel Fighter Yehuda Bareli (91 years old)
** Rabbi Stewart Weiss who lost his son in the IDF
** Corporal Racheli Konstantyn and more! .

Wednesday, May 18 – 7:00pm 

The program will incorporate moving music, song and stories from community members and special guests and will conclude with a musical Tefilah Chagigit – a Festive Evening Service for Yom HaAtzmaut and live music and dancing!

Complimentary Admission. Refreshments will be served.
RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/375199786420138/

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Yom HaShoah Candle Lighting Vigil, Movie & Discussion

TAIS will hold our annual Yom HaShoah Candle Lighting Vigil to honor the memory of the six million Jews who were savagely slaughtered in the Holocaust. Yom HaShoah - God on Trial 3

We will also dedicate part of the vigil to honor the memory of Lori Gilbert Kaye hy”d who was murdered during the Anti-Semitic attack on the Chabad of Poway.

After the short ceremony, we will screen the film – God on Trial from Masterpiece Theatre – a chilling and thought provoking film about God’s role in the Holocaust followed by a discussion with Rabbi Ariel Konstantyn

Wednesday, May 1 – 7:30pm

Complimentary Admission.

RSVP:  https://www.facebook.com/events/278466866439131/

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Last Day of Pesach & Shabbat with Rabbi Ariel and Chazzan Blum!

For a full schedule of services and shiurim, CLICK HERE

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

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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 TAIS.Frishman23@gmail.com until the deadline above.  Alternatively, you can sell your chametz online with Tzohar:  https://www.tzohar.org.il/?page_id=16852

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

RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/2366966400228956/

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!

RSVP:  https://www.facebook.com/events/319379035428600/

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!

RSVP:  https://www.facebook.com/events/1217194348431414/

 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!   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sDAVn8UdHpQ&feature=youtu.be

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: http://www.crcweb.org/kosher_articles/Kashering_in_the_Kitchen.php

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