I was looking for a word that will show how I feel about Israel, how I live, what I see and what I do here... and I found this word. It's
Hebrew "Pardes" comes from Persian "Firdaus" and has the same root with english "Paradise" - Garden of Eden.
In Israel "Pardes" is the name for citrus or pomegranate orchards, which are very
common here. Since ancient times pomegranate is a symbol of fertility, marriage and prosperity.
Some Torah researchers suggested the fruit that Eve gave to Adam was not from an apple but from a pomegranate tree. Among Israeli and Persian people pomegranate was considered the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil.
Pardes jewelery are all simple shapes and play of colors. They are made from cold…
- Born on June 15
- Joined June 3, 2011