Welcome to Shira Hadasha!
Shira, the shul of song, is an inclusive Orthodox community in Melbourne that embraces a commitment to Jewish law (halakha) and social action (tikkun olam). For more information, click here.
Who Are We?
Shira is an inclusive Orthodox minyan in Melbourne where both women and men are active participants and song permeates the service.
At Shira, you’ll find a mehitza dividing the praying-space into two, but services are led from both its sides. Shira believes that Orthodox Judaism must strive for such inclusiveness, and it leads the way as the first such congregation in Australia.
Come visit us for an experience of prayer and song. If you need a place to stay or eat, don’t hesitate to ask.
See you soon!
There is no Kabbalat Shabbat this week.
Shacharit begins at 9:45 am.
Please join us for a kiddush after morning service.
The Dvar Torah will be given by Lewis Janover on Parashat Chukat
This week there will be a fun and entertaining panel all about "Jews and food". Looking at what it's like to be a Jewish vegan and exploring light hearted Jewish texts relating to food. Our speakers are Shiraniks Ari Perlow and Raf Dascalu and our special guest Helen Mizrachi. All welcome.