What is Bar/Bat Mitzvah?

What is Bar/Bat Mitzvah?

 

Date: scheduled when a person turns 13

Location: all over the world by the Jewish community

A coming of age celebration for Jewish children dedicated to the learning of the Torah and becoming an adult. It is often celebrated with a ceremony at a synagogue with the reading of the Torah and then a reception right after.

Celebrating my son's Bar Mitzvah