Southern California Nessah Educational and Cultural Center

This Shabbat:
Shabbat Parashat: Nitzavim-Vayelech
Friday, September 19, 2014
Candles lighting at 6:36 PM
Saturday, September 20, 2014
Havdalah at 7:38 PM
(Times for Beverly Hills, CA)

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Lectures, Seminars & Events

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
REACH-U-ALL group present:
Last of 3 Part Workshop on smart dating   Wednesdays at 7:30PM
ugust 27, September 3 and September 10
By Rabbi Dr. Amiri @ Nessah

Practical Advice on.
What are my characteristics?
Who am I looking for?
How to get to know the real him/her?
What to look for and what to avoid?
What are the “Red Flags‘ to watch out for?

$5 per class, Tickets sold an the door
Class are Free for Nessah Members
Class open for men & women
Email your dating questions to

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
The Nessah Men's Club is proud to present
Casino Night
Poker & Backgammon Tournament

Complimentary Dinner @ 6:30 PM
Tournament start @ 7:30 PM
Poker Buy-In:
Pre-Register - $100
At the Door - $200
Ladies are welcome to join in
Poker, Backgammon, or Rummy

to register contact  Dalia @ 310-273-2400
All proceeds from the event will go towards building the Teen Minyan.

Daily Shacharit
New Daily Tefilla Minyan At
Nessah Synagogue By
R’ Yedidia Shofet
Monday-Friday @ 7:50 AM

(8:00 AM Shema blessings)

Sunday @ 8:45 AM
Starting January 20, 2014
Followed by 2 minutes of thought-provoking questions

 Tuesday, Wednesday ,Thursday & Friday
Daily Services For boys age 12 and up
 Tuesday, Thursday & Friday
 7:00 AM - 7:45 AM
 Continental Breakfast Provided!

 Wednesday 7:00 AM - 9:15AM
 GRAND Breakfast Followed by Exciting Torah    Discussion with Rabbi Weiss
 Parents Welcome
 Cost: You GET $5.00 per day you attend!

Sundays Ongoing
Sunday Shaharit & Breakfast
8:00 AM followed by sponsored breakfast

A Path of Freedom
This class will be held every two weeks on Mondays,
 from 8:00 - 9:00 PM

Place: Conference Room of Nessah at the lobby.The speech would be in Persian language.


Tuesdays Ongoing
Women’s Weekly Spirituality Class
 By: Mrs. Eliza Ness
 Every Tuesday Morning & Evening
 Women’s Morning Class
 (10:30 AM – 12:00 Noon)
 Evening Class
 (7:30 PM – 9:00 PM)
 Classes are taught in Farsi

($10.00 donation per class/per person)

*** Light refreshments will be served ***

Classes will be held every Tuesday except Legal and Jewish Holidays

Tuesdays Ongoing
Private Psychological Sessions & Consultations
By Tannaz Talasazan M.A.
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist MFC 53010
(310) 943-9004
Consultation sessions held every Tuesday
10:00 AM -12:00 PM

Tuesdays and Thursdays Ongoing

Nessah Synagogue Presents
An Introduction to

Two Nights per Week
8:00 - 9:15 p.m.

Tuesdays Learn practical guidelines for conducting a Jewish life.
Thursdays Study the weekly Torah portion and take away lessons applicable to your daily life.

Taught by Rabbi Aharon Fajiram
Light refreshements will be served.
Classes are free for Members.   All other $5 per class.


Tuesdays and Thursdays Ongoing
Complete Bar/Bat Mitzvah Preparation
For Boys and Girls 7-13
                               by Rabbi Menachem Weiss
Starting October 1, 2013
4:30 PM to 6:30 Pm
Film Production, Drama & Acting
Krav Maga Training, Art & Animation
Trips & Events

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Yachad, Mind Power and Nessah present:

From Catholic Born Beauty Queen To Hidden Sephardic Jew
Come Meet Reyna Simnegar
Catholic born and raised, Reyna discovered
her families Marrano roots at a young age,
which brought her back to her ancestor's
Jewish roots. Author of the highly popular
cookbook "Persian Food For the
Non-Persian Bride,' she will capture your
heart as she blends her amazing life
journey and story behind her unique cookbook.
$10  WEEK  or $26 MONTH
Morry's Fireplace I 9118 Pico Blvd

Wednesdays Ongoing
Southern California Nessah Educational and Cultural Center Presents
An ongoing workshop series:

Judaism in the course of History
We will be exploring:
Beginnings of Judaism
The original ideas of Monotheism
Who were the Hebrews

Wednesdays 7:30 PM-8:30 PM
in the Nessah confrence room


Thursdays Ongoing

The Code by Yedidia Shofet
7:30 - 8:15 PM in the Conference Room

Learn intricacies and great analytical works of the Code of the Jewish Law / The Shulchan Aruch. Challenge yourself with many thoughts and practical matters to ponder. Explore the hot current topics that everyone has an opinion on and explore the final resolution of our sages.


  • About the month and what to do for the holidays
  • The real halachot behind kosher - no myths
  • Shabbat Shalom - The labyrinth of halachot
  • Everyday halachot of beracha and tefilla

Thursday nights Ongoing

A Mystical Introduction to Judaism   By David Ravanshenas.
8:00 - 9:30 PM in the Simcha Hall.
This class is open to men & women
This class is free of charge.

Taught in FARSI


Shabbat Ongoing
Cholent for the Soul
Feed Your Body & Spirit

Give yourself what you've been missing! Come enjoy Rabbi Weiss' very own special TOP SECRET concoction of Torah, Kabbala, Meat & Potatoes and MUCH MORE!

8:15 AM in the Simcha Hall.

This class is free.


Child Care Classes

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Children Ages 2 - 6 (Early Childhood Center)

10:15 AM - 12:15 PM Children Ages 7 - 13 (Downstairs Classrooms)

Torah Discussion
6:00 - 6:30 PM with Mr. Joseph Eghbali- in Farsi. This class is free.

Master Plan
6:15-7:00 PM with Rabbi Weiss. This class is free.

Buy Your High Holidays Tickets online
High Holidays Seating Chart

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Smart Dating

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Casino Night

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