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Synagogues In Berlin

The Jewish synagogues in Berlin are divided between the different congregations, just like everywhere else. We mapped them out for your convenience and added a short summery about them. Here you can find anything there is to know about Berlins Synagogues!

Tiferet Jisrael

Address: Tiferet Jisrael, Passauer Strasse 4 Train: U Wittenbergplatz Rite: Orthodox Sepharadi Services: Friday night services 60 minutes before sundown in winter, 7 pm in the summer; Saturday morning services at 9:30 am, Havdalah several minutes after Shabat’s ending; weekdays: 7 am (sunday 8 am) for Shacharit; M’ariw 60 min. before sundown in wintertime; 7 pm in summertime Rabbi: Reuven Yaakobov Notes: The only Sepharadi minyan in Berlin

Rykestrasse

Address: Rykestrasse 53 Train: U Senefelderplatz also Tram M2 Rite: Conservative/Liberal Services: Friday night services at 6 pm in winter, 7pm in the summer; Saturday morning services at 9.30 am; no weekday services Rabbi: no rabbi Notes: Separate seating for men and women

Chabad Lubawitsch Berlin e.V.

Address: Chabad, Münstersche Str. 6 Train: U Konstanzer Str. Rite: Orthodox Chassidic (Chabad) Services: Friday night services sunset; Saturday morning services at 10 am, Havdalah sunset; weekdays: 7:30 am (sunday 8:30 am) for Shacharit; M’ariw at sunset Rabbi: Yehuda Teichtal Notes: Chabad community centre also has its own restaurant and Mikwe and offers many activities on their website

Synagogue Pestalozzistrasse

Address: Pestalozzistraße 14, 10625 Berlin Train: S Savignyplatz Rite: Liberal Services: Erew Schabbat: 19.00 Uhr Schabbat Morning: 9.30 Uhr Rabbi: Jonah Sievers Notes: Women sit separately in Ezrat Neshim

Beth Zion Synagogue Adass Jisroel

Address: Brunnenstrasse 33, 10115 Berlin Train: U Bernauer Strasse Rite: Ultra-Orthodox Services: Mikveh, Minian Rabbi: Rabbiner Meir Roberg Notes: Kahal Adass Jisroel requests reservation 7 days before arriving: (49) 30 281-3135

Zentrale Orthodoxe Synagoge Berlin

Address: Joachimstaler Strasse 13 Train: U Kurfürstendamm or U+S Bahn Zoologischer Garten Rite:Orthodox (Askenasi liturgy) Services: Friday night services after sundown; Saturday morning services at 9.30 am; Weekday Shacharith at 8 am, Monday to Friday 7.30 am. Mincha / Maariv: 30 minutes before nightfall. Rabbi: Yitzhak Ehrenberg Notes: Women usually sit in a separate Ezrat Neshim behind the men; in high holidays above the men in a larger Ezrat Neshim ; the place also has a Mikwe and holds events for the Jewish Students Union

Oranienburger Strasse

Address: Oranienburger Str. 28-30, 10117 Berlin Train: S Oranienburger Str. Rite: Egalitarian Services: Friday evenings: 6 p.m. (in winter) / 7 p.m. (in summer) Saturday mornings: 10 a.m. – Lifting out the Torah is about 10.45, followed by the Children’s Service and followed by Kiddush. Rabbi: Gesa S. Ederberg Notes: About once a month, they offer Kiddush and a meal on Friday evenings. Please contact them about dates.

Freunde der Synagoge Fraenkelufer e.V.

Address: Fraenkelufer 10, 10999 Berlin Train: U Kottbusser Tor or U Schönleinstrasse Rite: Conservative Services: Kabbalat Schabbat 19:00, Schabbat Schacharit 9:30. Notes: mainly young audience, children activities

Synagogengemeinde Berlin Sukkat Schalom e.V.

Address: Hüttenweg 46, 14195 Berlin Train: U Oskar-Helene-Heim Rite: Reform-Egalitarian Services: Kabbalat Schabbat 19:30, Schabbat Schacharit 10:00 Rabbi: Prof. Dr. Andreas Nachama Notes: Visits for services by appointment only