Simchat Torah Quiz

Simchat Torah 2018 in Israel will begin in the evening of Sunday 30th September and ends in the evening of Monday 1st October

Simchat Torah 2018 in Israel will begin in the evening of Sunday 30th September

and ends in the evening of Monday 1st October

Results

#1. What title is given to the person honored with the first aliyah of Genesis on Simchat Torah?

#2. Simchat Torah is traditionally what type of holiday?

#3. Which of the following prayers are said on Shemini Atzeret/Simchat Torah?

#4. On Shemini Atzeret a short prayer for rain is inserted into the second blessing of the Amidah. This prayer for rain continues to be recited in the Amidah until when?

#5. The origin of Simchat Torah can be found in?

#6. What do some scholars believe Shemini Atzeret was devoted to in Temple times?

#7. On Simchat Torah children

#8. What do the circles around the synagogue on Simchat Torah represent, according to kabbalist tradition?

#9. Where is the haftarah for Simchat Torah chanted from?

#10. What does Simchat Torah mean?

#11. On Simchat Torah the Torah reading includes

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