In 2013, inspired by the Lubavitcher Rebbe's vision to reach every single Jewish person, Rabbi Kuty and Rochel Kalmenson moved their young family to Shanghai and joined Rabbi Shalom and Dina Greenberg, at the Shanghai Jewish Center. The primary focus of their work at the Shanghai Jewish Center was to reach out to the small Jewish communities in the entire region.
In 2016, the need to open a permanent Jewish Center in the city of Ningbo was recognized, to serve the needs of the growing local community, as well as the hundreds of Jewish business people passing through every year. With the help and blessings of Chabad of China, led by Rabbi Mordechai and Goldy Avtzon, the Ningbo Jewish Center was established.
The Ningbo Jewish Center operates in the true Chabad spirit. Every Jew is welcomed with open arms in an open and non-judgmental environment, regardless of his or her level of Jewish affiliation, observance or knowledge.
Come join us for a Shabbat meal, stop by for a Torah Class, shop at our Kosher Shop, or just pop in to say hello.
Shabbat In ningbo
Your Shabbat "home away from home".
Join us as we celebrate Shabbat together.
Enjoy a delicious homemade Shabbat dinner and lunch, with other Jewish locals and visitors. Sing beautiful Shabbat melodies, share a pertinent Torah thought, or just enjoy the company.
Shabbat dinners are held every Friday night at 7:00 PM.
Reservations are required in advance. This will help us prepare adequately for all our guests. Please click here to RSVP.
At this time, unfortunately, we do not have a Minyan for Shabbat services on a weekly basis.
Feel free to join us for Kabbalat Shabbat at 6:30 PM every Friday evening and Shabbat morning for Shacharit at 11:00 AM
Click here for a list of hotels that are within walking distance of the Jewish Center.
The Jewish Center is not affiliated with any of the hotels mentioned above. Please contact the hotels directly for availability and reservations.
The children are our future
Give your children a basic Jewish education.
They will learn to read and write in Hebrew, and all about the Jewish Holidays and History, in a fun and hands-on environment.
Your kids will love coming every week, and beg to come back for more!
Special occasions are best celebrated together!
Join us as we celebrate the Jewish Holidays and other events as a community.
From the solemn High Holidays, to our Grand Menorah Lightning, to the craziest Purim Bash in the Far East!
Join family and friends as we celebrate together.
kosher food in ningbo
The Ningbo Jewish Center now offers a limited amount of freshly cooked Kosher dishes. Orders are for pickup or delivery, and must be made 24 hours in advance.
There is a small shop with selected Kosher items at our center. In addition, the Metro and Carrefour stores carry many imported Kosher items.
NINGBO JEWISH CENTER - CHABAD
Rabbi Kuty Kalmenson
Phone: +86 156 92184770
Address: 69 Qianhu Bei Road, Donghu Garden (West Gate), Unit 80. Yinzhou District, Ningbo. China 315000
Address in Chinese: 宁波市鄞州区中河街道钱湖北路69弄80号
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The Ningbo Jewish Center is not funded by any central organization or agency. We are completely dependent on contributions from individuals like yourself. Thank you for taking part in this great Mitzvah