Massive TLV Tashlich & Shofar on the Beach!

On Rosh HaShanah, be part of a massive Community Gathering at Frishman Beach for our Annual Cast-Your-Sins-Away Tashlich!  tashlich 2

Monday, September 30 – 6:00pm

B.Y.O.B. – Bring Your Own Bread! J/k – We’ll provide that for you!

A full 100 Shofar Blasts will be blown as well!

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Musical, Mystical Saturday Night Selichot & Shiur

Kick off the Holiday Season with a most special and unique experience!  selichot
Join your TAIS family for moving and musical Selichot Services & Shiur with Rabbi Ariel & Friends!
Saturday Night, September 21
10:30pm – Shiur with Rabbi Ariel on the topic: Tzedek U’Mishpat – What is Justice vs. Charity?
11:00pm – Musical & Mystical Selichot Services with Rabbi Ariel 
Complimentary Admission.  Light Reception and L’Chaim’s for a wonderful New Year to follow.
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Rosh Hashanah Second Night Dinner for Young Professionals with TAIS & JIC Israel

Join us for a delicious & inspiring Rosh Hashana meal strictly for Young Professional Internationals, Israelis, New Olim & Lone Soldiers.  Enjoy meeting new people from all over the world!
Dinner is hosted by Jodi and Gavin Samuels, co-founders of the JICNY.  jodi rh dinner 5780
DATE: Monday, September 30, 2019
TIME:  Mincha starts at 5:30pm, followed by Tashlich on the beach at 6pm. Then Maariv is back at TAIS at 7:00pm with dinner to follow
COST: 90nis early registration before Wed, Sept 25, 100nis after
Lone Soldier FREE
*Note that the regular dinner price is 150nis & the tickets are highly subsidized by JICNY
180nis L’Chaim sponsor- Sponsor a nice bottle of wine
RSVP required: Send email to and write “2nd Night TLV Rosh Hashana” in the subject line and send us your name and age.
CANCELLATION POLICY: Please note, spaces are first come, first serve basis – there are NO refunds once payment is made
For Details:

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Tel Aviv’s Elegant Rosh HaShanah Community Gourmet Dinner & Seder with Rabbi Ariel, the CHAZZ & Choir!

Enjoy Fine Dining, Wine & Spirits and Excellent Company at The Tel Aviv International Synagogue’s Annual Rosh HaShanah Gala Dinner with Chazzan Israel Nachman and Rafi Biton’s A Capella & Youth Choir!!   rosh hashanah apples and honey 2

Start the New Year off right with a full Seder including all the traditional (and some not so traditional) “simanim” delicacies, blessings and singing with our AMAZING Chazzan & Choir!

Sunday, September 29 (1st night of RH) following services. 

Members 5780: 130 NIS
Guests:  160 NIS
Children (3-8):  80 NIS
Lone Soldiers: FREE!

For Details:
To pay by credit card:
To pay in cash or check:  Call Pinchas at 052-457-7193

SEATING IS LIMITED! Advanced registration ONLY! Your registration will be complete upon payment!  Reservation deadline – Wednesday, September 25

Wishing all Am Yisrael a Shana Tova – A Happy, Healthy and Peaceful New Year!

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TAIS High Holy Days Seats and Membership 5780!

The High Holy Days are around the corner!
Become a Member of Tel Aviv’s most vibrant community and
 reserve your seats today
as TAIS Puts the HIGH back into the HIGH Holy Days!

Get INSPIRED @Tel Aviv’s MOST UPLIFTING Services with Rabbi Ariel Konstantyn, the CHAZZ Israel Nachman and Rafi Biton’s A Capella & Youth Choir!  

We expect another SRO (standing room only) crowd so reserve early!  CLICK HERE to become a VIP Member and start enjoying the benefits today!   CLICK HERE to become a regular member and reserve your seats for the holidays!  

Membership Benefits include:

  • Reserved Seats for the High Holy Days in the TAIS Sanctuary – We would be happy to honor your requested seat assignment if available on the day before the holiday.
  • Machzor priority – You will also be given priority to receive an Artscroll or Rinat Yisrael Machzor.
  • Discounts on TAIS Dinners, Concerts and Events throughout the year!

VIP Membership Benefits include:

  • All of the above membership benefits PLUS:
  • Priority Reserved Seating for the High Holy Days in the TAIS Sanctuary! You will be able to personally select your seat(s) upon reservation well in advance of the holidays.  
  • Discounts on Kosher Restaurants, Cafes, Judaica and Beauty Salons upon presentation of your membership card!  TAIS Membership 5780 English flyer



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Tisha B’Av by Candlelight on the Beach! Eicha, Songs & Stories of Jerusalem

Join us for our 10th annual moving and meaningful Tisha B’Av evening with the reading of Eicha along with stories and songs of Jerusalem on Frishman Beach with Rabbi Ariel   TAIS Tisha B'Av Eicha Booklet cover - General

Tisha B’Av, the saddest day on the Jewish calendar, commemorates the destruction of Jerusalem and the First and Second Temples as well as many tragedies throughout the exile.

Saturday Night, August 10 – 9:30pm on Frishman Beach

Bring a candle (in glass ideally) and a story (personal or talmudic) about Jerusalem

The evening is free and open to the public!


Sunday morning – Shacharit will be at 8:00am at TAIS with Kinot

Wishing you all a Safe and Meaningful Fast

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TAIS in JPost – Our highly acclaimed Giyur Conversion Program featured!

Enjoy a three page spread written by Rabbi Dr. Rafael Shuchat on Conversion Today.  In his article, he highlights our acclaimed program – one that ranks among the best in the country!

Here’s the link:

JPost Conversion 1  JPost Conversion 2   JPost Conversion 3


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Special Catered Pre-Tisha B’av Meat Dinner (Seudah Shlishit) with Moving Song & Study

This year, Tisha B’Av is postponed to Sunday affording us the opportunity to eat a proper meat meal for Seudah Shlishit as our final supper (Seudah HaMafseket) before the fast – perhaps a sign that we’re closer to a complete redemption!  temple_burning

The catered dinner will conclude by sunset and followed by moving songs and stories of Jerusalem, setting the mood for the saddest day on the Jewish calendar.

Shabbat afternoon, August 10 – Mincha 6:00pm followed by the dinner

Thanks to a generous donor, the dinner will be highly subsidized!
30 NIS – For members, students & young professionals (up to 35)
50 NIS – Non-Members
Lone Soldiers – FREE!
To pay by cash or check, contact Pinchas at 052-457-7193
Registration Deadline – Wednesday, August 7 – 4:00pm

Advanced Registration Required!

For further information:

Wishing you all a Safe and Meaningful Fast

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Rabbi Ariel on ILTV, German Radio & TAIS in the NEWS!

This week, our Rabbi Ariel Konstantyn, was interviewed on four different topics as a religious and political commentator on ILTV’s Israel Daily, ILTV’s The Jewish World and on WDR2 German Radio.  In addition, TAIS was featured with our rabbi live on Radio Kesem’s Hanekudah sheh B’Lev!  In case you missed the programs, you can watch them online using the links below!
The programs featured the following discussions:
1.  ILTV: The Jewish World – Is Israel heading towards a Halachic State?  (English)
2.  ILTV: Israel Daily – How American Jews living in the US and Israel differ on their view of Trump‘s policies towards Israel (English)
4.  ILTV: Israel Daily – Reform Judaism’s View on Composting the Deceased  (English) kesem 2
5.  Radio Kesem – TAIS Trailblazing a Jewish Renaissance in Tel Aviv  (Hebrew)
Link will be posted shortly!
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Shabbat and Shavuot 5779 – Our 10th Annual Weekend of Torah Learning! 15 Speakers, 4 Languages, 1 Torah!

Join us for an action packed Shabbat & Shavuot Weekend of Torah Learning with Rabbi Ariel and Guest Speakers, Rabbis, Academics, Kabbalists, Authors & Public Figures in Four Languages – English, Hebrew, French & Russian!

TAIS Shavuot Flyer English 2019TAIS Shavuot Schedule English 2019

Friday, June 7

7:00pm – Mincha & Carlebach Kabbalat Shabbat 

7:27pm – Candle Lighting

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


Shabbat, June 8 – Parshat Naso, Erev Shavuot

8:30am – Cake & Coffee Breakfast (until 9:15am)

8:45am – Morning Services 

Sit Down Cholent & Kishke Kiddush in the beautiful Shomron Gardens to follow generously sponsored by Simone & Jacques Albeck in honor of Jacques’s Shabbat Chatan – Mazal Tov!

6:30pm – Talmud Shiur with Rabbi Ariel (English)

7:20pm – Mincha

7:40pm – Shiur with Rav Yaakov Medan, Rosh Yeshivat “Har Etzion” on the topic: The Harvest Festival – A Double Entendre (Hebrew)

8:20pm – Special Festive Tefillah!

9:00pm – Gourmet Shavuot Dairy and Cheesecake Dinner – Advance Registration Required! For details:

11:00pm – 4:00am – All-Night Learning Program in Hebrew, English, French & Russian!  RSVP: 

English Shiurim Schedule:  

11:00pm – Rabbi Ariel Konstantyn, Founding Rabbi of TAIS
“Jumping into the Sea: Potential Messiahs and False Messiahs Through the Ages”

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