Sigd is a holiday celebrated by Ethopian Jews on the 29th of Cheshvan. Here, you will find more information about Sigd and the ways that our community celebrates it! How are you celebrating Sigd? We'd love to hear stories and see photos of how you are bringing your full, queer selves to this chag (holiday).

November 26, 2019

“I want to wish Melkam Sigd Bahal for everyone at Keshet. That means Happy Holiday of Sigd in Amharic.”




*Why are we celebrating Sigd? 

Our Jewish community is diverse, multiracial, and multi-ethnic. Keshet is committed to addressing the needs and elevating the voices of LGBTQ Jews of Color. We want to make LGBTQ connections to this holiday, but to do so we need your help! Please send resources, stories, and photos of your LGBTQ celebration of Sigd to [email protected]