Challah Covers

Traditional Challah Covers for the Sabbath with beautiful silk embroidery for a complete yraditional Sabbath table. Adorn your Family's Sabbath table with Bible Land Shop's Traditional Challah covers.

The challah cover is a decorated cloth placed over two loaves of challah, covering this special bread until the kiddush has been recited on the Sabbath and Jewish holidays. In keeping with the Jewish principle of hiddur mitzvah, challah covers became a way of embellishing and beautifying the Sabbath table.

"Blessed are you, Lord our God, King of the universe, who brings forth bread from the earth".

Hebrew: "Baruch atah HaShem, elokeinu melech ha'olam, hamotzi lechem min ha'aretz"