We pay tribute to the women who came before us, including the Israelite women who suffered the hardships and indignities of slavery, who trudged through the desert for endless years, and who began new lives with new hope in the Promised Land.
Baruch Atah Adonai Eloheinu melech ha’olam borei p’ri hagafen.
Blessed are You, O Lord, our God, King of the Universe, who creates the fruit of the vine.
B’raucha At Ya Eloheinu Lit. Spirit. Some new versions of blessings call God "Spirit of the World" (Ruakh Ha’olam), rather than "King of the World" (Melekh Ha'olam). ha-Olam boreit p’ri hagafen.
Let us bless the Source of Life that creates the fruit of the vine.
From the 1994 Columbus Ohio First Women’s Lit. Order. The festive meal conducted on Passover night, in a specific order with specific rituals to symbolize aspects of the Exodus from Egypt. It is conducted following the haggadah, a book for this purpose. The mystics of Sefat also created a seder for Tu B'shvat, the new year of the trees.. Used with permission.