High Holidays 5781

  • High Holidays 5781

Join Harvard Hillel for a joyous, meaningful, and memorable High Holiday season.

   

Schedule of Online Activities


All activities will take place in Eastern Daylight Time.
Join us for any or all of the following.
Links coming soon.

Rosh Hashanah

Rosh Hashanah Day 1: Evening - Friday, September 18th

Evening Service - 5:30 p.m.
Welcome the New Year with Harvard Hillel in a pre-dinner service of melody, worship, and reflection.

Rosh Hashanah Day 1: Morning - Saturday, September 19th

Dawn Chants - 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.
Verses of Song and Morning Blessings

Morning Service - 9:30 - 10:15 a.m.

Torah Reading and Torah Discussion - 10:15 - 11:15 a.m.

Shofar from Harvard Yard - 11:15 - 11:45 a.m.
Listen as the Shofar is blown from the center of Harvard.

Additional Service (Musaf) - 11:30 a.m.
Grandeur, Memory, and Calling Out  

Rosh Hashanah Day 1: Afternoon - Saturday, September 19th

Embodied Practice - Embracing the New Year - 4:30 p.m.

Rosh Hashanah Day 2: Evening: Saturday, September 19th

Evening Service - 5:30 p.m.
Explore the evening liturgy in  a pre-dinner meditative guided tour.

Rosh Hashanah Day 2: Morning - Sunday, September 20th

An Experiental Guided Tour of the High Holiday Prayer Book - 9:00 - 10:45 a.m.

Evening of Learning and Reflection Between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur

Join Harvard Hillel on the evening of Thursday, September 24th for a special high holiday season event honoring the Days of Awe. Join students, alumni, faculty, parents, special guests, and friends, as we gather for a memorable evening of reflection, music, and learning.

Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur Day 1: Evening - Sunday, September 27th

Kol Nidre Evening Service - 6:00 p.m.


Yom Kippur Day 1: Morning - Monday, September 28th

Dawn Chants - 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.
Verses of Song and Morning Blessings

Morning Services - 9:30 - 10:15 a.m.

Torah-Reading and Torah Study - 10:15 - 11:15 a.m.

Yizkor - 11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Memorial Service

Avodah - 12:15 - 1:30 p.m.
The Ancient Service and the Sacred 'Time Travel' of Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur Day 1: Evening - Sunday, September 28th

The Depths of Forgiveness - 4:30 p.m.
An Exploration of the Book of Jonah

Ne'ilah - 6:20 p.m.
Concluding Prayers and Shofar