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The Menorah by Daniel Kafri

5738 Forbes Ave (Jewish Community Center)
Squirrel Hill, Pittsburgh PA 15217
40.437944,-79.923701


This sculpture won a competition for American and Israeli artists in 1988. It now graces the Forbes Ave entrance to the the Jewish Community Center.

A Hanukkiyah or Hanukkah Menorah is used during the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah (or Chanukah), which celebrates the miracle of when one day’s worth of oil lasted for eight days.

 



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