1504 Meridian Avenue San Jose, CA 95125 408
267.2591    Email:

Am Echad, located in San Jose, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley, is a warm, inviting and vibrant Orthodox shul. Under the guidance of Rav Menachem Levine, we welcome all to visit, daven, and learn with us. We have both Ashkenazi and Sephardi members from all around the world, as well as throughout the US, and from many walks of life. Visitors often comment on how down-to-earth the synagogue is, while at the same time adhering to the values of an Orthodox Torah Kehilla.


We are a Jewish community that prides itself on its outstanding hospitality and has the privilege of hosting many business travelers and tourists from all over the world. We'll be happy to arrange Shabbos meals and/or accommodations if required.
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The speeches, pictures and the movie from Am Echad Banquet dinner was are available on the Dinner website. For an article by Rabbi YY Rubinstein about his visit to San Jose click here.

LAST TIME THIS YEAR: The Avos Ubonim, Father and Son Learning is Motzei Shabbos, Saturday night at 7:45pm. This year's Avos Ubonim is sponsored l'zecher nishmas Reb Shlomo Eliezer ben HaRav Yaakov Zakheim Z'L by a friend of the Zakheim family.Click here for a flyer.

Rav Levine is collecting Matanos L'evyonim (Gifts for the Poor for Purim) to be distributed on Purim.

Am Echad is once again offering the Mishloach Manos fundraiser to add more fun to the holiday. The deadline is March 1 (and February 20 for special orders). More details and forms were sent to the members in the weekly bulletin.

Purim is Coming!
Am Echad will be hosting a Purim Seuda once again on Thursday, March 5th at 4:30pm, catered by Heshy Fried! Discount for early registration.

Rav Levine gives weekly Women's Text Based Class on Wednesday nights at 8:15pm. The shiur is on Chovos Halevavos: Sha'ar Habitachon, Ethics of our Hearts: "The Gate of Trust in G-d" by Rabbi Bachaya Ibn Pakuda. Click here to hear audio recordings of the class.

Save the Date!
     -  Thursday, February 26, 2015 -- will be the Annual Chevra Kadisha Dinner at Chabad-Palo Alto.

To sign up for a Kiddush or Shalosh Seudos please . (You can check availability here).


Erev Mincha/Maariv: 5:40pm
Candlelighting: 5:40pm

Shacharis: 8:30am
Mincha/Maariv: 5:20pm
   Ends: 6:53pm

   Next Week   
Shacharis: 7:30am
Mincha/Ma'ariv: 5:40pm

Shacharis: 6:30 am
Mincha: 4:30pm
Ma'ariv: 7:15pm

   Wednesday(Ta'anis Esther)
Fast Starts: 5:23am
Shacharis: 6:30am
Mincha/Ma'ariv: 5:30pm
Fast Ends: 6:43am

5775 PDF Schedule

  Minyan times for San Jose
   from GoDaven.com
  Zmanim for San Jose
   from MyZmanim.com
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