These colorful pink and blue laser cut anodized aluminum Shabbat candlesticks will brighten up your dinner table. The candlesticks are a gorgeous example of modern Judaica The lighting of the Shabbat candles, is to honor the Sabbath and to create a harmonious feeling (Shalom Bayit) in the household for Shabbat. Tradition has it that the woman lights the candles and blesses them. But if for some reason the woman of the household can't light, then the man of the house can also light. Sabbath being the day of rest, candle lighting is the perfect way to serenely bring in the Sabbath. Two candles are lit. But there is also a tradition that for each member of the family a candle is lit.