What does the Menorah symbolize?

Among children appears an interesting question:“Which Menorah do you have in your face?”

The answer goes like this:

Two eyes, two ears two nostrils and one mouth: when we absorb good things, listening to good news and talk to benefit the other, we acctally illuminate the seven candles, seven openings in the face.

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Eti Shani was born in Israel and has been teaching Hebrew for more than 10 years with a special interest and experience in ancient Hebrew scriptures and culture. She's also the author of a series of books for novice and intermediate Hebrew learners.

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