(Simhat bat certificate)
A certificate given to a baby girl after the ceremony welcoming her into the Jewish covenant.
Jewish traditions for welcoming a baby girl.
Goldberg, Harvey E. Jewish Passages: Cycles of Jewish Life, Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2003, 67-76.
Siegel, Sharon R. “Jewish Welcoming Ceremonies for Newborn Girls: The Modern Development of a Feminist Ritual.” Modern Judaism, vol. 32, no.3, 2012, pp. 335-58.
Siegel, Sharon R. A Jewish Ceremony for Newborn Girls: The Torah’s Covenant Affirmed. Waltham: Brandeis University Press, 2014.
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