by -n , nnx rniyna The words vnlyna and Mj2fi indicate that candle lighting is a Mitzvah. Halachah gives certain instructions as to how the Mitzvah should be carried out. ... Some people light seven candles, standing for the seven days of Creation or for the seven branches of the menorah that stood in the Temple in Jerusalem.
|Title||:||Basic Judaism for Young People: Torah|
|Author||:||Naomi E. Pasachoff, Marlies Najaka|
|Publisher||:||Behrman House, Inc - 1986-04-01|