How to Say Aleinu

This prayer is traditionally recited at the close of Jewish prayer services.

The Aleinu prayer is traditionally recited at the close of Jewish worship services. The prayer expresses a hope for the ultimate acceptance of God’s universal sovereignty.

In this video, Sarah Wolf demonstrates how to recite Aleinu:

Discover More

Aleinu

A popular prayer with a controversial history.

Shehechiyanu: A Meditation on this Moment

This blessing, traditionally recited for firsts, can be said anytime -- since every moment is new and unprecedented.

How to Say the Blessing Over the Tallit

This benediction is recited as one dons a prayer shawl in preparation for prayer.