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  • This week’s Parashah is Bamidbar – Shabbat 23 May 2020 G‑d commands Moses to count all Jewish men of military age. G‑d names one member of each tribe as the nasi, leader, of the tribe. Each nasi will [Read more]
  • Yesterday, 28 January 2020, our Synagogue was visited by approximately 40 schoolchildren accompanied by their teachers.  They had been invited by our President to come to visit the Synagogue and to learn something [Read more]
  •   Our Synagogue celebrated the 6th night of Chanukah with a communal candle lighting, followed by Chanukah songs and then our Friday night service. There was an excellent attendance for this special event, with [Read more]
  • Last Friday evening, almost 40 members and visitors were entertained with an evening of Klezmer music by a very talented 12 year old Russina girl called Eva Andrinova.  She played both keyboard and violin and gave us a [Read more]
  • On Saturday, 5 January 2019, Nathan Grant, the oldest member of our Comunidad, celebrated his 99th Birthday.  In the synagogue on Friday 4 January, Nathan was in attendance at our regular Friday night service and was [Read more]
  • We now have our own Facebook Page which is fully operational and to which regular posts are made by accepted members.  However, please feel free to visit us.  Just search Facebook for Benidorm Synagogue. [Read more]
  • The following article was taken from the website of the Judah Hyam Synagogue in New Delhi, India and the synagogue have kindly given us permission to reproduce this on our website . There is also a link to their website [Read more]

Future events

  • The Synagogue will be holding its monthly Friday night Kiddush Table on the first Friday of each month commencing after the service which will start at 7.00pm and we would [Read more]
  • High Holy Days 2019 Thursday 21 March                Purim Friday 19 April                       1st Seder Night Pesach Saturday 27 April             [Read more]

Recent events

  •   COMUNIDAD ISRAELITA DE ALICANTE We would like to wish all our members and friends a very Happy Passover.  Our Seders will, this year, be very different following the [Read more]
  • Yesterday, 28 January 2020, our Synagogue was visited by approximately 40 schoolchildren accompanied by their teachers.  They had been invited by our President to come to [Read more]
  •   75 YEARS.  It is 75 years since the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birchenau concentration camp and we will never forget. The 27th January commemorates the day when the [Read more]
  •   Our recent Shul Luncheon was held on 22 January and it was a great success.  The Luncheon was held at Altea Golf Club and after an excellent meal, we were treated to [Read more]
  •   Our Synagogue celebrated the 6th night of Chanukah with a communal candle lighting, followed by Chanukah songs and then our Friday night service. There was an [Read more]
  • The Synagogue Annual General Meeting took place on Sunday 26 May 2019 and was attended by a good number of the members of the Comunidad.  The President, Helena Divoyra Lobel [Read more]

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  • In view of the current situation regarding Coronavirus/Covid-19 and following advice from the Generalitat de Valencia and the order from the Government, we have to close the [Read more]
  • The question that we are asked, more than any other, is why do you keep going back to Javea? Why don’t you go anywhere else? To Hilary and I, the answer is quite simple [Read more]
  • Friday Night Services. Regular Friday Night services are held in our Synagogue, in Benidorm, at 7.00pm.  Please note that the Synagogue will close for the summer from [Read more]
  • Communities If you find yourself in Cornwall do visit The Cornwall Jewish Community see their website   kehillatkernow.com The Wessex Liberal Jewish Community extends a [Read more]
  • High Holy Days 2019 Thursday 21 March                Purim Friday 19 April                       1st Seder Night Pesach Saturday 27 April             [Read more]
  • Name(required) Email(required) Website Message Submit Members enjoy a reduction in admission fees for all social events Entrance to all Social and Cultural events are at [Read more]
  • Our Synagogue services commence at 7.00pm and we look forward to welcoming everyone to join us for our Shabbat service.  Please note that the start time for our services [Read more]
  • The Comunidad Israelita de Alicante is a Jewish Community serving the Costa Blanca area of Spain. Our members range from as far away as Gandia in the North, Torrevieja  and [Read more]
  • We now have our own Facebook Page which is fully operational and to which regular posts are made by accepted members.  However, please feel free to visit us.  Just search [Read more]
  • After many years of outstanding service to our Community, Harvey Bourne, our President, has decided to stand down. It is with great regret that the Board of Management have [Read more]
  • The Comunidad Israelita de Alicante was founded in the year 1972 in the city of Alicante. At that time, the Community did not have its own synagogue and it was only possible [Read more]
  • Dear Member, We, the Cemetery Committee, feel it would be helpful to pass on some advice to our Members. In our everyday lives, we are, as time passes, faced with rising [Read more]

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We are always happy to welcome visitors to our synagogue, but please contact us prior to your visit. You should carry with you a form of ID and, wherever possible, a letter of introduction from your own synagogue. We regret that for security reasons, failure to comply with these rules may result in your being refused admission to the synagogue.

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