Pesach - Chabad House Johannesburg, driven by Miracle Drive
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Holiday Date
April 15 - 23, 2022

Celebrate Pesach During Coronavirus

As Jewish people around the world prepare for Passover under the pale of Coronavirus, we are faced with a host of new challenges and questions. How to prepare with minimal ingredients and limited access to communal resources? How to celebrate the Seder alone? How will we celebrate the Festival of Freedom with our movement restricted? Find answers to all this and more...

What is Pesach?
The eight-day festival of Passover is celebrated in the early spring, from the 15th through the 22nd of the Hebrew month of Nissan. Passover (Pesach) commemorates the emancipation of the Israelites from slavery in ancient Egypt. Pesach is observed by avoiding leaven, and highlighted by the Seder meals that include four cups of wine, eating matzah and bitter herbs, and retelling the story of the Exodus
Pesach Times
Finish eating Chametz before
April 8, 2020, 9:45AM
The absolute deadline for eating chametz is the morning before Passover, it is forbidden to eat chametz until the close of the festival in eight days.
Sell and Burn Chametz before
April 8, 2020, 10:45AM
By this time, the chametz should be burned, and there should be no chametz remaining in your possession.
Upcoming events
Sep. 19, 2021

Join us at Chabad's Goodness & Kindness Centre for Shacharis on Sunday mornings at 8:15am.

Coffee & Refreshments!

Chabad's Goodness ...
Sep. 19, 2021
Fun minyan with interactive activities for kids while dad daven followed by breakfast.

Sep. 20, 2021
Seniors Programmes
-Join renowned Occupational Therapist, Cynthia Liptz at Chabad House Shul for Brain Exercises (Programme includes Memory Enhancement, Thinkers Corner (mind stimulation), ...
Sep. 20, 2021
1 on 1 Learning Opportunities
If you would like to learn more about your heritage, faith and history, you should set aside time for educational Torah study.

Come study the topic of ...
Sep. 20, 2021
Join us for daily Mincha/Mariv

Winter 5:30pm / Summer 6:00pm

*Quick Service
*Short Vort
*Refreshments always served
*Optional study before or after (Shul open ...
Sep. 20, 2021
Join us for a festive Sukkos service concluding with a lekker Brocha in the Sukkah
Sep. 21, 2021
Celebrate the Festival of Joy in Sandton at Sandton Central Shul
Lulav Esrog
Morning Service
Torah Reading
followed by a festive Kiddush/Brocha in the Sukkah
Sep. 21, 2021
Seniors Programmes

-Fascinating Facts; Exploring the Myths & Mysteries of Judaism with Rabbi Ari Kievman. This course will open your eyes and heart, and challenge your ...