Before eating the meal on Sabbath, Jews perform a ceremony called Kiddush (Hebrew for sanctifi cation, or making holy). This Kiddush cup is silver-plated and stands 11cm tall.
035-JD-CUP 2 Large Torah
The holy writing of the Jews is called the Torah and it is made up of the early history of the Jews and the laws by which the Jews try to live. 30cm.
035-JD-LARGE 3 Menorah
£ 48 .95
This is a model of the original seven-branched candelabrum of the Temple and is an important symbol of Judaism. There is a special Menorah that stands outside the Jewish Parliament (the Knesset). Brass.
035-JD-SEVEN 4 Chrome Yad
Yad is a Hebrew word which means ‘hand.’ The Yad indicates the passage being read from the Torah, as the original parchment should not be touched by hand. 18cm long.
035-JD-YAD 5 Jewish Cap
Embroidered velvet cap worn by Jewish males to remind them that God is above them. Some wear them all the time, others wear them only at times of prayer to show their respect.
035-JD-EVC 6 Judaism Bag
This ‘thought catcher’ is decorated with the most important Jewish religious symbols The Soft, bright faith bag allows children to place their thoughts, questions and ideas about Judaism inside. H23 x W20cm.
035-RE00380 £ 15 .99
7 3 Plastic Seder Plates A set of three plates showing the different foods during Seder. Size: 20cm.
8 Pathways of Belief - Judaism
These fascinating programmes help pupils to understand what it means to be a Jew and explore the basic beliefs of Judaism, with a Jewish child as your guide. Contains teacher’s activity book and colour photocards. KS2. DVD.
9 Sammy Spider Book Collection
A fun and educating set of seven books which follow Sammy Spider as he learns Jewish traditions and customs from his web in the Shapiro’s family home. Each book 280 x 215mm. Pbk. 34pp.