When you wakek up whether the sun is shining or it's raining, you say this prayer thanking G-d that you are waking up & alive In Hebrew, Transliteration & English

You say this prayer & use a special 2 handled washing cup to wash your hands

Before you go to sleep at night you place water in a 2 handled cup
that can sit inside a wide bowl & place it close to your bed


You say this prayer before leaving your bed

Hebrew is read from right to left

The " means you should say Adonai
In English this means G-d

מוֹדֶה אֲנִי לְפָנֶיךָ מֶלֶךְ חַי וְקַיָּם
שֶׁהֶחֱזַרְתָּ בִּי נִשָׁמָתִי בְּחֶמְלָה
רַבָּה אֱמוּנָתֶךָ

Moh'deh ah'knee lj'fah'necha melech chai v'kah'yawm
sheh'he'che'zar'taw bee nish'mah'see b'chem'law
rah'baw eh'muna'seh'chaw

I give thanks to you king that is everlasting
because you have returned my soul to me with compassion


Now you wash your hands with the cup prepared before you went to sleep

Dry your hands & say this bracha (blessing)

Hebrew is read from right to left

The " means you should say Adonai
In English this means G-d

בָּרוּךְ אַתָּה יי אֱלֹהֵנּ מֶלֶךְ הָעוֹלָם
אֲשֶר קִדְּשָנוּ בְּמִצְוֹתָיו וְצִוָנוּ עַל נְטִילַת יָדָיִם

רֵאשִׁית חָכְמָה יִרֱאַת יי שֵׂכֶל טוֹב לְכָל עֹשֵׂיהֶם
תְּהִלָּתוֹ עוּמֶדֶת לָעַד

Baw'ruch ata ah'donai eloh'heinu meh'lech hah'olam
ah'share kiddie'shaw'new b'mitz'voe'sawv v'tzi'vaw'new
oll nih'tea'las yah'dah'yim

Rei'shis choch'ma year'oce ah'doe'nai say' chel tov l'chol
oh'say''chem ti'hila'soe oh'meh'dess law'odd
Baw'ruch shame ki'vode mahl'chue'soe li'oh'lojm vaw'ed

Blessed are you G-d, our Lord king of the world
who made us holy with his commandments & commanded us to wash our hands

The beginning of wisdom is the fear of G-d
Good understanding to all who do so
His praise endures forever
Blessed is the Name of His glorious kingdom for all eternity


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