The Cape Town Hebrew Congregation was founded in 1841 making it the oldest Congregation in South Africa and one of the oldest in the Southern hemisphere. It is regarded as the Mother Synagogue of South Africa and is a centre for community events and celebrations.

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Friday Night Live #72

Friday Night Live #72

NEW!! Next Week! Friday Night Live #72  

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Chief Rabbis Daven at Gardens!

Chief Rabbis Daven at Gardens!

Chief Rabbi of South Africa Rabbi Warren Goldstein, Chief Rabbi of Israel Rabbi Dovid Lau and Chief Rabbi of Migdal HaEmek Rabbi Yitchak Dovid Grossman pictured here with Rabbi Feldman...

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Goodman Bris

Goodman Bris

Mazal Tov to Darren and Carly Goodman on the bris of their baby boy Logan Gal Goodman!

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The Gardens Shul Batmitzvah Ceremony 201…

The Gardens Shul Batmitzvah Ceremony 2015

Huge mazals to the Gardens batti girls. We had a beautiful moving Batmitzvah ceremony last Sunday.

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Gardens Shul Batmitzvah Ceremony 2015

Gardens Shul Batmitzvah Ceremony 2015

We wish a hearty Mazal Tov to the all the families of the Batmitzvah girls celebrating at the Gardens Shul Batmitzvah ceremony this weekend!   MAZAL TOV TO THE BATI GIRLS:Tziyona Cohen,...

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Friday Night Live #71

Friday Night Live #71

Please join us for another inspiring Friday Night Live #71 on 5 June 2015 @ 5:45pm! Looking forward to seeing you there!

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Mezuzah Run May 2015!

Mezuzah Run May 2015!

Wednesday Mezuzah Run! Rabbi Feldman and Gary Palmer went from office to homes (see the pics) affixing Mezuzot! Please contact the Shul office should you want to arrange the Rabbi...

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Siddur Ceremony 2015

Siddur Ceremony 2015

The annual erev Shavuot Siddur ceremony for the Grade 3’s of Herzlia Highlands was held at the Gardens Shul. Thanks to Susan Sherman for the pictures! 

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Laya's 3rd Bday Candlelighting Celebrati…

Laya's 3rd Bday Candlelighting Celebration

Please join us at the Gardens Shul this Friday 29 May @5pm for Laya's 3rd Bday Candlelighting Celebration

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Shavuot Icecream Party 2015

Shavuot Icecream Party 2015

Inviting all kids to celebrate Shavuot this Sunday at the Gardens Shul Shavuot Icecream Party! Be there @9:30am - Kids of all ages welcome!

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Plaque Unveiling

Plaque Unveiling

The unveiling of the plaque in honour the late Harold Levetan's many years of service to the Garden's Shul chior was held last Sunday

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Shavuot Dinner and Gameshow 2015

Shavuot Dinner and Gameshow 2015

Book now for an AWESOME Shavuot Dinner and Gameshow! Call 021 465 1405

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Lag B'omer 2015 Photos

Lag B'omer 2015 Photos

It was a beautiful bonfire and Lag Baomer event! Thank you to Chabad Sea Point and Chabad West Coast for partnering with us!

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Motswari Private Game Reserve

Motswari Private Game Reserve

The Narunsky's enjoying their all inclusive luxurious weekend away at the Motswari Private Game Reserve near Kruger. Congratulations again on winning the Friday Night Live Competition for 2014! Special thank you...

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Lag B'omer 2015

Lag B'omer 2015

Please join us on Wednesday evening at 5.45pm to celebrate this special day with ‘Lag Baomer on the Mountain’!  

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Service Times

SHACHARIT

08h00 Sunday 
07h00 Monday, Thursday, Rosh Chodesh
07h15 Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday

MINCHA MA'ARIV

17h45 Sunday to Friday

EREV SHABBAT & FESTIVALS

Mincha - Ma'ariv:
17h45 Sermon & Full Choral

SHABBAT

Shacharit: 08h30 (Sermon & Choral)
09h15 Torah Reading
Mincha / Seuda Shlishit / Shiur / Ma'ariv / Havdalah: As advertised

CHILDRENS SERVICES

Every Friday 18h00 in Albow Centre
Every Shabbat Morning 10h15 - 11h15 in Albow Centre 

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