B’nai Mitzvah Tools

Below are MP3 files to practice for a Bar/Bat Mitzvah: blessings for Torah and Haftarah, along with various t’fillot, and instructions on how to put on a tallit.


Torah Blessings Before Aliyah

Torah Blessings After Aliyah


Haftarah Opening Blessings

Haftarah Closing Blessings


Yekum Purkan p. 148

Returning the Torah p. 153-154

Oseh Shalom


Aleinu - Ki Hamalchut


Hold your tallit in front of you

Hold your tallit with both hands in front of your face. You should be looking at the back of the tallit.

Recite the following blessing

Baruch Ata Adonai,
Eloheinu Melech ha’olam,
asher kidshanu b’mitzvotav
lehitatef ba’tzitzit

Video 1

Here’s a YouTube video that shows you how to do it:

Video 2

Here’s another YouTube video that shows you how to do it: