Archive for category: Jewelry

Jewish Wedding Ring Tradition

Jewish Wedding Ring Tradition

0 / October 13, 2015 7:37 AM

The beautiful ceremony of tying the knot, the ultimate show of love and dedication between two glowing newlyweds, that beautiful moment when their life threads are twined together on that perfect day, the wedding day, could not be complete without [&hellip

Hebrew Name Meanings

Hebrew Name Meanings

1 / September 9, 2013 3:19 PM

There is currently much interest among Jews and Christians in Hebrew names. A Hebrew name is generally speaking a name written and spoken in the Hebrew language. Names in Hebrew as we have come to understand them are either from [&hellip

Star of David Necklace for Men

Star of David Necklace for Men

0 / July 29, 2013 12:10 PM

Maybe you have wondered what the Star of David Necklace means and why is the Star of David significant to the Jewish people. How we understand “Star of David” in the English translation is very different from what its Hebrew [&hellip

Star of David Necklace a Fashion Statement

Star of David Necklace a Fashion Statement

0 / July 28, 2013 12:38 PM

In recent years the humble Magen David or Star of David Necklace has had a renaissance among  Israel’s world class Art Jewelry designers, For those who don’t know, the Six-pointed star has been the symbol or Jews and Israel for [&hellip

Top 5 Best-Selling Star of David Necklaces

Top 5 Best-Selling Star of David Necklaces

1 / July 22, 2013 10:01 AM

The Star of David Necklace is Judaism’s most recognized symbol. Stars of David are common motif for Judaica and synagogue furnishings. This ancient Jewish Symbol is the proud emblem of the flag of Israel. The Star of David features prominently [&hellip

The Meaning of the Hamsa Hand

The Meaning of the Hamsa Hand

0 / April 15, 2012 3:11 PM

The meaning of the Hamsa hand in history and culture The word Hamsa comes from Arabic – it literally means “five”, referring to the five stretched fingers of the hand. Judaism also uses the word Hamsa but it is often replaced by [&hellip

Hebrew Name Necklace Makes a Great Source for Meaningful Gifts

Hebrew Name Necklace Makes a Great Source for Meaningful Gifts

1 / November 2, 2011 11:58 AM

Have you ever considered wearing your Hebrew name on your neck as a sign of self pride and solidarity with the Jewish nation? This may bring to mind the famous name necklace Carrie Bradshaw wore on Sex and The City, only with a Jewish twist!

What is Red String (kabbalah)?

What is Red String (kabbalah)?

1 / October 6, 2011 2:18 PM

The custom of tying a red string (also known as “red string of fate”, “red thread”, “red thread of fate”) to the wrist is already mentioned in the Book of Genesis (chapter 38, verse 27-29) – The midwife who assisted Tamar to give birth to twin brothers tied a scarlet thread (“Shani” in Hebrew) on one of the newborn’s wrist so to distinguish who came out first

What is Hamsa? A Popular Luck Charm Around the Globe

What is Hamsa? A Popular Luck Charm Around the Globe

1 / September 15, 2011 10:52 AM

You can find Hamsa charms in oriental designs, Jewish Hamsa charms and Hamsa charms in modern designs made of fused glass, laser cut metals and more.

The term ‘evil eye’ refers to the common belief grounded in folklore that ill will and envious stares may bring about bad luck and misfortune. Used as a symbol to ward off the evil eye, Hamsa hand has been universally embraced. It has been adapted by Islam, Judaism, Hinduism and now by the western culture. So what is the meaning behind this popular luck charm

Kabbalah symbols in today’s Israeli Jewelry

Kabbalah symbols in today’s Israeli Jewelry

2 / August 18, 2011 1:24 PM

The teachings of the Kabbalah have made a significant impact on the world and in Israel in particular. With a growing number of Kabbalah inspired objects, the Kabbalah has been introduced to the world of jewelry accessories which now enjoys a growing popularity