Jewish Singles Chat
Jewish dating customs vary by community. In most strict, Haredi or Ultra Orthodox communities, Jewish online dating services or Jewish singles chat sites are frowned down upon. The Jewish dating customs in these communities are spelled out very clearly, and young singles use shadchanim, or matchmakers to find a mate. In Orthodox Jewish communities that are not quite so strict, the use of Jewish online dating services or even Jewish singles trips can be a wonderful way to find a suitable match.
There are lots of Orthodox Jewish online dating services with many members looking for their matches. These services have had tremendous success and boast such services as profiles with photos, instant messages, Jewish singles chat rooms, interactive forums, shomer shabbat and kashrut Jewish singles trips, workshops, events and lots of dating advice.
Here are some of the popular Orthodox Jewish online dating services that are available. Some are free of charge, and some require a fee.
Aish Hatorah's website has articles on many Jewish topics, including dating. They have an option for those who want to sign up for speed dating, as well.
Dosidate is a dating site for geared toward Israelis, with options for those in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia and South Africa. It contains listing for Orthodox singles and has helped many couples get together.
Frumster is the most successful online dating service for religious, marriage minded Jewish singles residing all over the world. This site has made over 500 successful matches and has over 17,000 members. Frumster offers live support, Jewish singles chats, insightful profiles, photos, forums, and social Jewish singles trips. Its secure and comfortable dating environment draws sincere singles of all ages and of all religious backgrounds and outlooks.Orthodate is a wonderful matchmaking site for Orthodox Jewish singles in search of their bashert. They charge a fee for their services, ans a percentage of this fee goes to tzedaka, or charity, organizations. Profiles on this site are safe, secure and anonymous, and all of the users keep the laws of Shabbat and Kashrut.
Saw You at Sinai provides Orthodox Jewish singles in the United States, Canada, Israel and Europe with the choice of a shadchan, or matchmaker as their personal agent. The site is discreet and does not allow browsing of other singles' profiles. It is the matchmakers who suggest specific potential matches to a those pursuing marriage. The single then is given access to appropriate profiles to review and to decide if they would like to go out. Over 1,000 marriages have come from this site.
See You on Shabbos is a successful network for ba'alei teshuva singles, those who are returning to Judaism, aged 22-35. This website hosts Shabbatons and events, for selected groups of men and women. This site has helped Jews all over the world connect.
Simcha Link has been assisting members of the Chicago Orthodox Jewish community in the shidduch process for years, and they have over 2,000 registered users. Simcha Link works to make matches with all segments and ages of the Orthodox Jewish. This is a free service, but donations after a match have been made a expected and appreciated.Jewish singles chat sites and dating service sites are excellent ways for Jewish singles to meet their life partner. If these services had any stigma in the past, that stigma has long since passed in recent days.
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