Please support our work by buying from the Meketa Shop. We sell Tallitot, Kippot, Tallit Bags, Scarves, Note Cards, Books and Mezuzah Cases. They are made by members of the community and the proceeds of the sale help support their families.
To place an order, click on the "Order Now" button near each item. Please list the items that you would like on the e-mail form that appears and we will let you know what we have in stock at the moment.
If you have a confirmed order, please click the button to pay for the order via Paypal.
Each Tallit is hand made by weavers in the Jewish Community from pure Ethiopian cotton on a loom provided by the Meketa Livelihood Project. They come with the traditional pattern of single colour stripes (blue, green, red, silver, black or purple) on a white background, or in livelier multi-coloured designs.
Large Size Tallitot £50
Small Size Tallitot £40
Smaller Tallit come in a complete range of colours and patterns.
The pictures are examples of designs and colours. Please contact us for photos of tallitot in stock at the moment, stating any preference of colour or pattern. Other designs may be available and custom orders may be filled upon request.
Please specify a plain colour or choice of multi colours and quantity.
The price of each kippah is £5.They are hand-crocheted by members of the Zera Israel community. A variety of designs are kept in stock and may vary from the designs in the photo. Custom colours and patterns are available on request with advanced notice. Kippot can also be personalised on larger orders for your special Simcha. Discounts are available on bulk orders.
Tallit Bags £12.50
The tallit bags are handwoven in Ethiopia by Jewish weavers, and hand-stitched in the UK.
The scarves are made by members of the community, and come in a variety of colours and designs.
A Pack of Five Note Cards £5
Two booklets about the Zera Israel £5 for one or £8 for both books
Cards have pictures of people in the community and activities in their daily lives. One pack of cards contains 5 different pictures.
Selam Habtamu is about a boy growing up in Gondar. Shalom Getu is about a boy from Gondar settling into life in Israel. For children aged 7-12.
Mezuzah Cases £10
Each mezuzah case is made from fabric handwoven in various colours by men in the Jewish community in Gondar.