In the Shabat between Yom Ha-shoah and Yom Ha-Atzmaut the communities of the Conservative
Movement will commemorate Shabbat Tkuma. This Shabbat is about remembering the process of
Shoah and Tkuma. Those are 9 days of mixed feelings that can be expressed as a Community
on this specific Shabbat.
In this section we give you some ideas of what kind of activities you can make during Shabbat
Tkuma as a community.

Kabalat Shabbat and Shabbat morning prayer – prayers Shabbat Tkuma
● You can choose melodies related to Israeli songs
● Relate the Parashat hashavua with the Shabbat Tkuma  The Parasha this year is Taazaria – Metzora)

Dvar Tora by Rabbi Dov Hayun,  link in Hebrewשבת קוממיות-לחודש איירlink in English:Shabbat Kommemiyut.docx
● Read a specific Haftara (Here is a proposal by Rabbi Dov Hayun link in hebrew:  מפטיר והפטרה, link in English:( Maftir VeHaftara)
● Kidush with an Israeli “twist”


Youth Movements or Youth groups in the community
We provide you with different ideas of activities related to Zionism and Israel symbols directed
to kids and youngsters (they are located in the Timeline activities in the Kit)
● History of Zionism
● Symbol of a State
● Declaration of Independence
● I Build a House in Eretz Israel Activity for Pre-School
● And more…

More Shabat Activities

Shabbat Manifesto

Avdala Activity
● Shira BeTzibur/ karaoke: (examples for songsin this link:
● Movie night: examples for movies