Judaism 101

Want to feel confident walking into a synagogue, seder or shiva? Start with our Judaism 101 video collection.

Prayers & Blessings

Learn to say basic Jewish prayers and blessings, plus what they mean, with these explainer videos that include "how to" karaoke.

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Lifecycle Occasions

Introductory videos about special moments in the lifecycle and how Judaism addresses them with ceremonies and rituals. Learn what to expect at a Bar Mitzvah, why Jews do various rituals at weddings and how to comfort a friend in mourning with these easy explanations that will build your confidence.

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Becoming a Parent

What are some ways to mark birth and parenting moments Jewishly? Whether you are a brand new parent, an expectant parent, in an adoption process or struggling with pregnancy loss or fertility concerns, Judaism has rituals that provide support.

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Death & Mourning

Judaism provides rituals, prayers and guidance for every step along the path from the end of life to the years that follow - from caring for a body to burial, grief, yahrtzeit and beyond. Learn how to support a friend in mourning, or prepare yourself for a loss.

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How to videos to help you learn the Shabbat blessings - over lighting candles, wine and grape juice, challah and havdalah!

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BimBam's Judaism 101 program is made possible with generous support from The Koret Foundation, as part of their Initiative on Jewish Peoplehood.

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