Candle Lighting Times
It is customary to light candles before Shabbat and holidays as a way of welcoming the holy day. Traditionally, one lights candles 18 minutes before sunset in order to guarantee that we do not accidentally kindle a flame on Shabbat.
Shabbat Times for
Candle lighting times are provided by Hebcal.com.
NOTE: For non-U.S. locations, you can check candle lighting times on the Hebcal.com website.