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The menorah is possibly the most popular Jewish symbol, yet there’s much confusion as to how it really looked.

The Design of the Temple Menorah

The Design of the Temple Menorah

Did the menorah have circular or straight branches?

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Rabbi Mendel Kaplan is the founder and spiritual leader of Chabad @ Flamingo in Thornhill, Ontario, he also serves as a Chaplain of the York Regional Police Service.
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July 13, 2013
Am Yisrael Or Lagoyim
As a Goy from beautiful Costa Rica, please allow me to express my most sincere congratulations to chabad.org for becoming a most appealing beacon of Light and Truth to guide us... Please allow us to manifest our utmost respect and appreciation for Rabbi Mendel Kaplan for sharing his wisdom.

Feeling most impressed about the concept of the cups of the angular Menorah pointing downwards, because this is the relation in which this Light comes... please let us know how does this relate to 'Am Yisrael Or Lagoyim', and how particularly it relates to us Goyim, and the openness to study Kabbalah ever since the Holy Ari, after XVI century of the common era...

Thank you, greetings from Costa Rica!
(Pura Vida)
Daniel Henry Thomas
Costa Rica
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