Understanding Selichot

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Program Date(s): 
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM Thursday Sep 28, 2017
Program Dates: 
Every evening 20 minutes before Maariv and Selichot
Leaders & Speakers: 
Rabbi Jay Kelman

Or Chaim Minyan, 159 Almore Ave. Toronto.

Join Rabbi Kelman on “Selichot Opening Night," Saturday, September 16 at 11:00 pm (selichot at midnight) and 20 minutes before ma'ariv and selichot  (9:10 pm) every other night as we discuss the origin, meaning and literary techniques of these beautiful, yet rarely understood piyutim.


  • 9:10 Explanation of selichot
  • 9:30 Maariv
  • 9:40 Selichot