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The Jewish Birthday

The Jewish Birthday

What it means and how it is celebrated

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Your birthday commemorates the day on which G‑d said to you: "You, as an individual, are unique and irreplaceable. No person alive, no person who has ever lived, and no person who shall ever live, can fulfill the specific role in My creation I have entrusted to you..."

Here you will learn the history of Jewish birthdays, why they are significant,and how they are celebrated .

Happy birthday!

It is when the Creator said, "Here, I am giving you a body, a soul, and a divine mission. I have absolute trust in your ability to pull through for Me."
when the Hebrew calendar comes back around to that wonderful day you were born, try some of these great customs . . .
Be grateful for the gift of life, and tap into the awesome energy that was present on the day you were born.
Use this handy tool to find out your Hebrew date of birth and even print up a custom certificate with your name and Jewish birthday.
Which famous biblical personalities had noteworthy birthdays? Starting with the first created humans, we chronicle some of the historic Jewish birthday moments.
Articles, questions and answers, essays, videos, songs, stories and more . . . all about the significance and power of the Jewish birthday