How to Light Shabbat Candles:
STEP 1: Light a match
STEP 2: Light the candles
STEP 3: Take your arms and wave them from the candles to yourself seven times
STEP 4: Cover your eyes with your hands
STEP 5: While covering your eyes, recite the following blessing:
Baruch a-ta A-do-nay Elo-hei-nu me-lech ha-o-lam a-sher ki-dee-sha-nu bi-mitz-vo-tav vi-tzi-va-noo
li-had-leek ner shel Sha-bat.
Blessed are you, Lord our God, Ruler of the universe, who has sanctified us with The One’s commandments, and commanded us to light the light of Shabbat.
STEP 6: Uncover your eyes
STEP 7: Close your eyes
STEP 8: Offer a personal prayer for family, friends, your community, Israel, the entire Jewish people and all of humanity.