The preparation for Bar mitzvah for the guests is a tricky task. It is vital to take care not just about appropriate attire and norms of behavior but also about the choice of a nice gift for a boy or a girl celebrating adulthood.
The rules of gifts selection
Thinking about Bat/bar mitzvah gift, it’s important to consider definite criteria:
Some people may also think about the tastes and interests of a Bat mitzvah girl/Bar mitzvah boy. However, it does not usually make sense because at the age of 12/13 the interests keep changing. Besides, something we can expect to be a nice choice might appear to be ‘un-cool’ for a teenager.
It will be a wonderful idea to talk to a child’s parents first and ask them about their preferences. Another way out is to bring money as a gift. According to the Jewish tradition, it is better to bring the sum of money in multiples of 18. In the traditional numerology, 18 denotes life and is considered as a blessing.
To bring a gift is a good choice for those, who desire to make a memorable and valuable present. Let’s considers several Bat/Bar mitzvah gift ideas. The following things are always thought to be kosher and appropriate for the rite of passage:
The gift, which is connected with religion and culture, is the best choice, as it shows your respect and concern about the future of a new adult member of the Jewish society.