Jewish Prayers From the Heart and Pen of Alden Solovy


City_Of_Sukkas_In_JerusalemHere’s a list of prayers for Sukkot with brief descriptions, divided by topic: “Joy,” “Harvest Season” and “Sukkah: Physical home, Spiritual home.” To read a prayer, click on the title. (If you read only one of these, go for “Beauty Dances,” but this is a lovely list. Try a few.) Here are prayers for Simchat Torah.

Joy Sukkot is z’man simchateinu, the time of our rejoicing:

  • Rejoice! – A prayer/poem about embodying joy.
  • Let Joy – Awake to the joy around you!
  • For Joy – How to joy in the face of crushing loss? Ask G-d for help.

Harvest Season Prayers of thanks for G-d’s gifts:

Sukkah: Physical Home, Spiritual Home Prayers about the meaning of home:

Click here for the full list of prayers for the Yamim Noraim. Here are focused lists of prayers for Elul, Rosh Hashana, Yom Kippur and Simchat Torah. And here’s a link to yizkor and memorial prayers.

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