Honor, Commemorate, and Memorialize

In this section, you will find both traditional and modern ways to commemorate and memorialize loved ones. This section will introduce the different ways to preserve a loved one's memory both in prayer and at home.


A Yahrzeit is traditionally observed on the annual date of death according to the Hebrew calendar ...

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Placing a Stone

Within the Jewish faith, it is customary to leave a small stone on the grave. The visitor positions the...

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Plaques and Yahrzeit Walls

It is a widely observed Jewish Tradition to commemorate the passing of a relative or loved one on the walls...

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Close to a year after the passing, mourners and their family gather at the gravesite for the unveiling, the...

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