Originally published in Lit. Order of prayers. The prayer book. B’chol L’vavcha by Congregation Beth The holiday at the end of Sukkot during which Jews dance with the Torah late into the night. The yearly reading cycle of the Torah is completed and a new cycle is begun. Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah mark the end of the holiday season. In some congregations, the Torah scroll is unrolled in its entirety, and selected verses are read or sections noted. (pg. 261, 2008 edition, used here with permission of CBST.