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Rabbi Jill Hausman shares a contemporary havdalah ceremony.
a blue and white havdalah candle
“We bless separation, between light and darkness, between Shabbat and weekday, between rabbi and rabbi.”
light skinned jewish woman with dark curly hair in purple t-shirt holding a silver spice holder and sniffing the spices with a smile

Custom based on the mystical belief that the restorative waters of Miriam’s Well flow through all wells and natural springs on Saturday night

Miriam’s Well Healing Ritual

“We reach out to hold You close a bit longer.”

 
Havdalah Kavannah: A Separation

“Blessed are You who distinguishes between life and death”

Havdalah Blessing Marking the End of the First Year of the COVID Pandemic

Havdalah ceremony using humanist language

Humanistic Havdalah

Havdalah ceremony from Minneapolis honoring the memory of George Floyd

Havdalah: Minneapolis Uprising 2020
Ritual for removing wedding ring after partner’s death (could be modified for divorce)
On Taking Off A Wedding Ring
Havdallah 5780

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