Trading traditional aesthetics for a more modern design, these Golan series Shabbat candlesticks display superb craftsmanship via a rounded top combined with a flared body and rounded base. A smooth finish allows for the silver to shine, providing an elegant and sleek look. The candlesticks stand 23 cm tall, and offer a sturdy and reverent appearance.
Shabbat candles are in important Judaica item, as they are used weekly on Friday evenings to usher in the beginning of Shabbat. Typically the woman of the house lights the candles just before sundown. After the candles are lit, the woman waves her hand over the candles, covers her eyes, and recites a special Sabbath blessing. The two main candles that go in these candlesticks represent the husband and wife, while smaller candles are used for children in the family. The daughters of the household can sometimes participate in the lighting as well.