The last ritual before the Shabbat meal - hand washing and ha motzi. This is one of my most favorite times - in our house, we niggun (sing without words) while we are waiting for everyone to wash and then to taste the delicious, homemade challah.
Shabbat - Hand Washing & Blessing Bread
Right before we enjoy the Shabbat meal, we engage in a ritual hand washing and the blessing over the bread.
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Lisa Pinkus, Judaism Editor
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