Category Archives: Jewelry

Jewish Wedding Rings

Mar 01, 2015  |  By Arik Barel

Mazal tov! The big day is coming up and its time to get ready. The most important thing you will need, besides your partner of course, is… the ring. In Judaism, the wedding band serves a dual purpose: It represents the object through which the betrothal is officially enacted, while at the same time it is a symbol of the couple’s love and commitment for each other, the circle of […]

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Top Hanukkah Gifts for 2014

Nov 12, 2014  |  By Arik Barel

Hanukkah is getting closer and it’s time to get in the holiday shopping spirit. Without further ado, here are the top Hanukkah gift ideas for 2014: • Menorah: A new beautiful Hanukkah menorah is guaranteed to bring some extra joy to this special annual celebration of miracles, past and present. Today there exists a breathtaking variety of this iconic Jewish symbol, including those brought to colorful life with the creative […]

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Bar Mitzvah: A Soulful Transition

Jan 05, 2014  |  By Arik Barel

The term “Bar Mitzvah” refers to two things: As soon as a Jewish boy turns 13 years old he automatically becomes a “Bar Mitzvah”, and is recognized by Jewish tradition as having the same moral and ethical responsibilities for his decisions and actions as a full grown man. However, the term “Bar Mitzvah” also refers to the religious ceremony that generally follows soon afterwards. Why 13? Until age 13 for […]

Category  : Holiday Gifts, Jewelry, Judaica