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Seven Species

Seven Species

A land of wheat and barley‚ and vines and fig-trees and pomegranates‚ a land of olive-trees and honey Deuteronomy 8:8‚ these are the biblical Seven Species Shivaat Ha'minim‚ of the Promised Land. These fruits are also decorative and that's why many artists chose to include those in their art. These seven species of Israel often serve ancient and contemporary Jewish artist as a source for decorative motifs for Menorahs‚ Challah covers and boards‚ candleholders and other ritual objects at home and in synagogues. The seven species together or each separate are also depicted on secular objects that include jewelry‚ glass and ceramic vessels‚ wall hangings and many more. Find seven species Judaic and decorative art with Shivaat Haminim depicted on them when browsing this section. PLEASE USE THE SEARCH OPTIONS ON TOP OF THIS PAGE TO LOOK FOR SEVEN SPECIES OBJECTS FROM ISRAEL.