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Tallit Video

Tzitzit & Tallit
A Constant Reminder
Explore the significance of the ritually fringed four-cornered garment.
The Mitzvah of Tzitzis on Five Levels
Learn all about the tallit and tzitzit, its meaning and special significance.
Two Guys in Basements Talk About Tallit and Tzitzit
Why do just some people have blue threads? Is the Tallit actually a prayer shawl? Why do some people wear it under their garments? Where did the ‘barcode’ design come from?
Rambam: Tzitzis, Chapters 1-3
Daily Mitzvah, Day 30: Tzitzit
Study the daily lesson of Sefer HaMitzvos for day 30 with Rabbi Mendel Kaplan, where he teaches the mitzvah in-depth with added insight and detail.
Do-It-Yourself Tallit
How to Put on a Tallit
Watch these simple-to-follow instructions on how to do the mitzvah of wearing a Tallis.
The String Guy
Video | 6:47
The String Guy
Before Itche and Jono can help a guy with his Mitzvah Pledge, they have to help him figure out why he has a string tied around his finger.
Why Is the Tallit White?
The reason behind the common custom for tzitzit
Discover the halachic and mystical basis for the white fringes of tzitzit and the matching white Tallit shawl with black or blue stripes.
Fringes (Tzitzit)
Video | 45:00
Fringes (Tzitzit)
Practical Parshah—Shelach
The commandment to attach fringes to the corners of our garments. What it means, and how it is done.
Laws of Tzitzit
Video | 41:53
Laws of Tzitzit
Contemporary Halachah and Kitzur Shulchan Aruch
Seeing the Tzitzit and Remembering
Discussions on Prayer, Lesson 39
The third section of the Shema contains the mitzvah of tzitzit, which serves as a reminder for our commitment to all of G-d’s mitzvahs, and not fall astray to our eyes and hearts temptations. It concludes with the remembrance of the exodus from Egypt.
Our 613: Day 30
Video | 3:29
Our 613: Day 30
Women Learn Sefer HaMitzvot
Reflections on
The beauty of a minhag like kissing the tzitzit
This is no fringe mitzvah! The tallit and tzitzit serves as constant reminders of our obligations to G-d and our fellows.
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