G-dparents (kvatter) (handing the baby from the mother to another woman, who hands the baby to her husband; the husband gives the baby to the baby’s father.

Honorary guardian (chaika) (mitzvah), who brings the baby to the Chair of Eliyahu the Prophet  

Chair of Eliyahu the Prophet  

Honorary guardian (chaika) (mitzvah) (from the Chair)  


Blessings – the person who makes the blessing on the wine and announces the baby’s name  

Stand of Blessings (amida levracha)  

It is advisable to prepare an orderly list of who should be honored, at the earliest opportunity.  


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