Your Guide to Buying Jewish Holiday Gifts for Every Occasion
The Jewish calendar is full of holidays that have been celebrated and observed by the Jewish people for hundreds -- and sometimes thousands -- of years. In modern Jewish traditions, gifts have become part of many celebrations, both religious and secular.
Our site includes more than 20,000 items ranging from Jewish jewelry, Judaica, and home décor to gift boxes filled with Israeli treats such as tahini, olive oil, and wine. No matter who you're shopping for or what your budget is, you're sure to find the perfect gift on our site!
Maybe you aren't even Jewish but want to honor your friend's, colleague's, partner's, or extended family's culture and are looking for the best gifts for Jewish friends or the perfect housewarming gift for a Jewish family. Look no further! We are here to help you find the best gift to give a Jewish person and provide inspiration and guidance as you search for gift ideas for Jewish friends.
Where can I buy Jewish gifts?
While you may be tempted to search "Jewish gift store near me" and find a Jewish gift shop you can visit in person, many of the products in your local Jewish gift stores are marked up to be expensive and aren't as high-quality as the products you will find on Judaica WebStore. Items at those stores can also be made anywhere in the world.
Each of our products is designed and created in the Land of Israel by local artists and craftsmen, and then shipped straight to you, wherever you are in the world. By shopping with us and buying your Jewish gifts online, you're able to support local Israeli artists while knowing that your order will be of the highest quality.
We have compiled a list of Jewish gift ideas for all of the different occasions throughout both the Jewish year and the secular year that may warrant a special present. Keep reading for inspiration
Jewish Rosh Hashanah Gifts
Boxes of Israeli delicacies
such as silane, tahini, spices, olive oil, halva, honey, and other foods are some of the most popular gifts for the Jewish New Year. Jewelry and home décor, especially featuring pomegranates
, are also bound to be a hit.
Jewish Hanukkah Gifts
In search of Hanukkah gifts for Jewish friends? Look no further! Chocolate coins
, and jewelry featuring menorahs
are all thoughtful and spirited gift ideas.
Jewish Passover Gifts
If you're invited to a Passover seder, you cannot
show up empty-handed. Don't overthink your pick for Passover gifts for Jewish friends - kosher wine, mugs, art, and matzah-themed Judaica all make great gifts
Jewish Naming Ceremony Gifts
From blessing wall hangings to kids Kiddush cups, we have a wide selection of gifts
perfect for a bris and baby naming ceremony, as well as several gorgeous pieces of jewelry for parents that can be engraved with their children's names.
Bar and Bat Mitzvah Gifts
A gift from Israel is sure to stand out if you're searching for a gift to give a teen at their bar or bat mitzvah as they come of age. Pendant necklaces are a popular option for girls
, while Judaica and books are always a hit at a bar mitzvah
Jewish Housewarming Gifts
If you have friends or family who has recently moved into a new home, there are plenty of Jewish gifts for the home that will be cherished for years to come. A traditional Jewish housewarming gift is Judaica such as menorahs, Kiddush cups, Seder plates, and other Jewish ritual items. Jewish-themed art and home décor
are also great gifts to help a couple build their new Jewish home.
Personalized Jewish Gifts
If you want your gift to truly be one-of-a-kind, consider gifts that are customizable, such as jewelry
, signs for the home
, or a Kiddush cup
. If you don't know how to spell a name or phrase in Hebrew, don't worry! When ordering, write it in English and select "Hebrew" as the desired language. We will happily translate for you.
Jewish Engagement Gifts
Several types of gifts are suitable to celebrate an engagement, depending on how close you are to the couple. From wall art to gift baskets, you're sure to find something great here
Jewish Wedding Gifts
Traditional Jewish wedding gifts are usually pieces of Judaica that the new couple can use in the home they are building together. Whether you're looking for something old-school or more unique Jewish wedding gifts, we have compiled this guide
to help inspire your search.
Jewish Anniversary Gifts
Jewelry with expressions of love
sourced straight from the Tanakh is a beautiful way to honor your Jewish identity and your significant other. One of the most popular phrases that can be found on jewelry and home décor
is Eshet Chayil,
which means Woman of Valor.
Jewish Gifts for Him
The options are endless if you're searching for the perfect gift for the perfect dude. From IDF-approved watches to l'chaim beer mugs, our site has a section dedicated just to gifts for him
. Make sure to check out our guides to buying Jewish jewelry
and Judaica for men
for further inspo.
Jewish Gifts for Her
The no-brainer when one thinks about Jewish gifts for women is jewelry, which is always a great option. However, our amazing selection
includes so much more, like Dead Sea cosmetics
, mugs, wall hangings, challah boards, Shabbat candlestick holders, and more
Gifts for Birthdays
Traditional Jewish birthday gifts aren't that different from any other culture or religion's gift-giving tradition. If you're on the hunt for a great birthday gift for a Jewish friend, consider something unique to Israel, like Armenian ceramics
, gifts made from olive wood
, something reminiscent of Jerusalem
, or a souvenir from Israel
. Buying directly from local artists in the Holy Land makes your gift that
much more special!
Funny Jewish Gifts
If you're looking for cool Jewish gifts that will make your friend smile, you're in luck! We have an entire section
dedicated to gifts that are funny, bold, and unique.
Jewish Conversion Gifts
When a loved one completes conversion to Judaism, it's certainly a time to celebrate. Helping to build their Judaica collection is a thoughtful way to ensure that your friend or a family member has what they need as they begin their journey of living a Jewish life. Mezuzahs
, blessings for the home
, candlestick holders
, and Jewish jewelry
are all great ideas.
Sympathy Gift for Jewish Family & Jewish Shiva Gifts
If someone you know is in mourning, you may want to consider bringing them Jewish bereavement gifts or Jewish condolence gifts. Jewish mourning gifts are a thoughtful way to show that you care and support your loved one during this trying time. The most traditional Jewish memorial gifts are Yarzheit candles
, although you may also want to consider something personalized
that will allow the deceased's memory to live on.
Jewish Food Gifts
A Jewish gift box filled with delicacies from Israel is always a safe and sound choice, because who doesn't love snacks and sweets? All of our gift baskets
are kosher and sourced from local farms in Israel. Whether you want to send a tea sampler
, a taste of local Mediterranean spreads
, or a gift box with a little bit of everything
, we have a wide variety of options suitable for any budget or diet. We also have a section on our site dedicated to Israeli food and wine
, so you can shop for snacks, chocolate, coffee, candies, and more!