Yizkor

Example Yizkor and Shloshim Ritual

At shloshim, which is usually private in my experience unless a person was very well known:

Understanding Yizkor and Yartzeit

We begin with a short mitzvah story about yizkor and yarzeit, the Jewish memorial spiritual practices for a loved one that take place annually on the anniversary of the person's death, as well as on specific holidays. This article will then continue with how to enter into yartzeit and yizkor as spiritual practices for both home and synagogue.