The Star of David also called Magen David in Hebrew is a generally recognized symbol of Judaism sometimes even referred to as Jewish star The Magen David gained popularity as a symbol of Judaism when it was adopted as the emblem of the Zionist movement in 1897. 1948 with the establishment of the State of Israel it became a part of the Israeli emblem‚ and was integrated into the Israeli flag. The Star of David with a small goose on top was engraved on the tombstone of our ancestor David Gans 1613 in Prague‚ where you can see it even today. To read more about David Gans and the Star of David click the link. The shape of the Star of David‚ having this much of symbolic meaning‚ is integrated into many religious and secular works of art. You will find the Star of David integrated into elaborate Ketubahs or etched in stone on private homes. Wearing a piece of jewelry with the Star of David integrated into the design is a fantastic way to express one's faith.
You will see jewelry that depict the Star of David‚ find it on Mezuzah cases‚ on documents‚ and even integrated into beautiful wrapping paper. The Star of David accompanies our everyday life in Israel sometimes even without taking notice of it. PLEASE USE THE SEARCH OPTIONS ON TOP OF THIS PAGE TO LOOK FOR STAR OF DAVID ITEMS.
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