Sterling .925 Silver Magen David Star Pendant with
Hoshen - 12 Ancient Israeli Tribes Stones
About Hoshen - Jewish Priest Breastplate
Choshen - Hoshen , the Breastplate , first was worn buy the Jewish High Priest Aharon , the Moses brother. It was subsequently worn by every High Priest in the Temple while performing holy duties. High priest use to have a breast plate made of gold and set with 12 stones. Each stone symbolizes a different tribe of the twelve tribe of Israel. And the Choshen itself symbolizes the unity of 12 tribes of Israel. Carnelion /Ruby Reuven symbol of love and marriage; aids conception, pregnancy and birth Topaz Shimon brings blessing of joy and abundance to your life Emerald Levi symbol of generosity, modesty and kindness Turquoise Yehuda leads to success in business affairs Lapis Lazuli Yissachar symbol of honesty and clarity of thought Quartz Zevulun bestows strength; symbolises purity and the love of truth Jacinth Dan stimulates creativity; brings on to silf-fulfillment Agate Naphtali has a special calming effect Amethyst Gad symbol of spiritual strength; guards against negative energies Chrysolite Asher purifies both body and soul; brings inner peace Onyx Yosef strengthens one's courage and self-control Jasper Binyamin bestows physical strength; raises self-esteem Magen David Star Shield as a protection talisman
The Magen David (as it is written in Hebrew) or David Shield or Star of David is well known as the symbol of Israel and Jewish people. It appears on the flag of the state of Israel. It is believed that invincible King David - King of Israel used this symbol on his shield - and it has protected him in many battles . As well it is believed that Magen David is composed of two triangles which symbolize the unity between heaven and earth - thus symbolizing balance from holistic point of view. Altogether Magen David symbolizes strength , God's protection on Israel ,balance and unity.