This Nine Branch Hanukiah, a solid bronze Menorah, makes a beautiful gift for yourself or for a Jewish friend or family member. Simple and elegant, this hanukiah makes a stunning addition to the home or contemplative space. Made of solid bronze, it measures about 13.5 inches high by 25.9 inches wide and is an heirloom quality piece that will be treasured for generations. The nine-branch menorah is traditionally used to celebrate the Hanukkah holiday.
The Menorah as a Religious Symbol
Moses was given instruction by God on the design of the menorah on Mt. Sinai (Exodus 25:31-40). There are seven-branch and nine-branch menorahs according to tradition; they originally held lamps burning olive oil; later, candles were used.