the pomegranate, the fruit of honor, dangling in all its ancient and modern
Who can resist the deep, rich colors and majestic symbolism of
the pomegranate? The rich red color of this remarkable fruit translates so well
into pomegranate jewelry and art. Visit our collection below to see our beautiful
pomegranate necklaces, earrings, mezuzahs, and candlesticks.
For the amazing jewels that lie within, the pomegranate has been
held sacred by many of the worldís major religions. It is a symbol of abundance
and new beginnings, fruitfulness, knowledge, learning and wisdom. Jewish tradition
teaches us that the pomegranate is a symbol for righteousness because it is
said to have 613 seeds which correspond with the 613 mitzvot, or commandments,
of the Torah. In Christianity, the pomegranate is a symbol of the resurrections
and the hope of eternal life. To the Chinese, the pomegranate symbolizes wealth
and fertility, for this fruit is full of seeds.
READ MORE ABOUT THE SYMBOLISM OF THE POMEGRANATE.