Shabbat Schedule

Friday, December 7 at 7pm
Join Rabbi Tsvi and Ilana Bar David, Qirvah Community for a multi-faith celebration of Hanukkah - together with our monthly sacred ecstatic music, chanting and drumming in the fusional style of Sufi meets Chasid in the tent of the Beloved.

Location: - a home in North Berkeley. Please register and receive address by emailing:

We will light Hanukkah candles, sing Hanukkah songs make Kiddush for Shabbat, Eat and Schmooze, and enjoy Sacred Ecstatic Music

Potluck: Table ready!
- If you bring latkes, we will re-heat them in our oven
- California Kosher: hearty veggie, dairy, fish with fins and scales, fruit. No wine please.
Bring olive oil instead of wine.

Friday, December 7 at 7pm Celebrate Hanukkah with Lincoln Spector and Madeline Prager at the Beyt Chesed Annual Hanukkah Shabbat Party 

We'll supply latkes, challah, wine, and a giant menorah, with space for your menorah as well.  Vegetarian potluck

Location: 1085 Neilson St, Albany

Our friends Tsvi and Ilana are having their own Chanukah/ Qirvah event that night. Our homes are less than a mile apart, which should make party hopping very easy, if you feel so inclined.

Our Shabbat Services

Join the Aquarian Minyan for extraordinary monthly Shabbat services. Experience the true spirit of Shabbat through
heartfelt prayer, joyful song and dance, resonant silence, and study of Torah. Our services are led by skilled lay leaders, and inspired musicians and are followed by a potluck veggie meal. Bring your musical instruments.  

If you are interested in hosting an Aquarian Minyan Shabbat, please email or call the Aquarian Minyan.