The Star of David is the most recognizable sign of Jewish identity, pride and unity. So where did it come from?
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What Is Kabbalah?
Everything You’ve Wanted to Know About Kabbalah Kabbalah is one of the most mysterious and misunderstood areas of Judaism. Learn more and get all your questions answered with this primer! The northern Israeli city of Tzfat, known for its rich kabbalistic tradition What is Kabbalah? Kabbalah is a mystical tradition and school of thought within Judaism, drawing on our original Jewish texts such as the Torah. It aims to understand and […]
Discover Chai, Judaism’s Symbol of Life
Did you know that the Chai is one of Judaism’s oldest symbols, representing the Jewish value of life and connected to both Kabbalistic and Zionist meanings? Check out our amazing fun facts below for everything you didn’t know about this special symbol! Chai incorporated into a pomegranate motif made with Eilat Stone 1. Chai, which means “life,” “living,” or “alive” in Hebrew, is one of the most recognizable and popular symbols in Judaism […]
Do You Know Judaism’s Top Good Luck Charms?
Do you know what brings good luck in Jewish tradition? Learn all about Judaism’s top symbols, amulets, and phrases that are believed to bring luck and Divine protection, and find your favorite! There are many Jewish talismans, symbols, and amulets that are said to bring in good luck, or at least keep evil away. In Jewish tradition, we believe that every person has a yetzer tov (good inclination) and a […]