Gift Ideas for Yom Kippur

Who doesn't like to get gifts? Giving gifts to near and dear ones is an ancient custom that has been in practice since times immemorial. Handing out presents to your loved ones fills them with a sense of belonging and strengthens their bond with you. Yom Kippur is once again nearing us. A major Jewish festival, it is also an occasion for exchanging gifts. It is the time to buy the grandest gifts possible for your friends, relatives and close ones. Are you wracking your brains to select the right Yom Kippur gift for your near ones? Relax then, for here we have come up with a number of gift ideas and suggestions for Yom Kippur. Scroll down and check these out. If you like our article on Yom Kippur Gift Ideas, use the suggestions given to choose the perfect gift for your loved ones. To refer this article to your friends and relations, just click here and send this page to them. Chag Pesach Sameach!

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Yom Kippur, apart from being the Day of Atonement, is also the day to give and receive of gifts. The tradition is in fact, an excellent way to strengthen relationships with your near and dear ones. A present during the High Holy Days reflects the warm feelings of the gift-giver.

Here we present you with some great gift ideas and suggestions. Go over these and choose the right presents to hand over to your friends and loved ones on Yom Kippur:

Challah boardChallah boards : These are popular gift choices, not only for Yom Kippur but for any Jewish festival and even birthdays and weddings. These attractive bread boards are also used in Shabbat ceremonies, the Jewish day of rest during which three meals are eaten. Decorative Challah bread covers are attractive gift choices for Yom Kippur, as the day ends with the breaking of the fast.


Shabbat candle holderShabbat candle holders : Beautiful candle holders of traditional golden color, hand-painted and including crystal patterns are a rage these days. These elegant gift items are an ideal home decor or judaica gift for the holidays. Look for Star of David Candlesticks, Jerusalem fitted Candlesticks, Aluminum Flower candle holders or Crystal Shabbat candle holders.


Kiddush CupKiddush cups : This is one more beautiful gift option for Yom Kippur. In every Jewish home, Kiddush (traditional blessing and prayer said over wine) is recited at the beginning of each Shabbat and Holiday meal. Kiddush cups, available in practically any material, make wonderful gifts and apart from holidays and festivals can also be used during housewarming.


Wall-hangings : Wall-hangingWall-hangings that shower blessings for home can make for attractive keepsakes. Look for beautiful wall-hangings in either Hebrew or English. A popular wall hanger of this type is the five-fingered 'Khamsa'. Known variously as 'Hamsa', 'Khamsa', 'Hand of Fatima', 'Eye of Fatima' or 'Hand of Miriam' it is a symbol used in amulets, charms, jewelry, door entrances, cars, and other places. It is supposed to be an ancient talismanic way of averting and getting protection from the evil eye. It appears, often in stylised form, as a hand with three fingers raised. It is also found sometimes with two thumbs arranged symmetrically.

Kosher Gift BasketKosher gift basket : A classic gift is the kosher gift basket! These attractive cornucopias can be filled with caviar and crackers, cake and cookies, coffees and teas, chocolates, and many other delectable sorts of Kosher-friendly eats and drinks. Afterwards, the baskets can make for lovely and useful keepsakes for friends and family.


Other popular gift ideas : Food and wine, harvest related items, paintings, pottery and other art work, jewelry items (including amulets and Judaica items) and gift articles tied to religion.

 



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