Setting up a seder plate doesn’t have to be hard. And neither does understanding what’s on the plate.
Just click the picture below. MyJewishLearning, together with Moishe House, have put together a diagram that shows you exactly how to set up your seder plate — together with fun little facts about what each item on the seder plate means, what it’s doing there, and what we do with it. Download our seder plate flier now!
You can print it in color or black and white. Print one for each of your guests, or be environmentally friendly and share one for the table! And please come back and tell us your own seder stories in the comments — we want to know!
Pronounced: SAY-der, Origin: Hebrew, literally “order”; usually used to describe the ceremonial meal and telling of the Passover story on the first two nights of Passover. (In Israel, Jews have a seder only on the first night of Passover.)