Sigd - a unique Ethiopian Jewish holiday marking the deep connection between the Ethiopian Jewish community and Jerusalem - will be celebrated on Monday.
Sigd is a perfect holiday for American Jewish families interested in strengthening their connection to and understanding of the global diversity of Judaism.
Join us for a special Ethiopian Kabbalat Shabbat service with music, prayer and storytelling.
In Israel, the holiday officially began on Nov. 26 and continues through Nov. 27.
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