Passover Blessings for Home Observance

These are the most common blessings for the celebration of Passover at home.

The Night Before Passover

Blessing for Searching for and Removing Leaven

The Night of Passover

Lighting the candles, blessing children, sanctifying the day over wine or grape juice, and eating matzah are the rituals by which we mark the start of the holiday.

Blessing Upon Lighting the Candles

Blessing for Children

Kiddush, sanctification of the holiday over wine or grape juice, varies depending on the day of the week:

During Passover

Blessing over Matzah

Passover in Community

The observance and celebration of Passover is greatly enhanced in the presence of a community. Find a community Passover seder or event near you.