What is a tallit?

Answer A tallit is a Jewish prayer shawl worn by men over the head or shoulders during morning prayer. A tallit is a rectangular-shaped garment with tassels called tzitzit on the four corners that serve a... Read More »

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How to Make a Tallit?

The Tallit, or prayer shawl, is used in Jewish religious ceremonies. The Hebrew Bible, or Torah, contains a commandment to wear tzitzit, or fringes on the corners of ritual garments. It is not the ... Read More »

What is the meaning of the tassels of the Tallit?

The Tallit is a Jewish prayer shawl. At the four corners of the Tallit are knots called tassels or Tzitzit. The Tallit itself has no religious meaning. Its only purpose is to hold the tassels.Signi... Read More »