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Huppah

(hŭp`ə), in the Bible, chief priest.

huppah

bridal canopy in Jewish weddings. [Judaism: Wigoder, 274]
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The chuppah was open on all sides to symbolize the tent of Abraham and the Jewish home that Megan and Daniel will create, which is always open to visitors, family, and friends.
So: We sat on benches whose size returned us to childhood, and so to the past, and looked at a chuppah whose form expressed marriage as a cage.
The entourage shuffled to the platform, where they all took their places beneath the chuppah.
Rosendahl was among those holding the chuppah, the canopy under which a Jewish wedding takes place.
Following the reception, the traditional Chuppah ceremony was officiated by Rabbi Jack Simcha Cohen and the world-renowned cantor, Moshe Schulhoff, performed.
Cowen and Cowen 1998:47, 48): even the rabbi under the chuppah wears a top-hat.
Walt and Mearsheimer revealingly depict the parasitic interdependence of this Jewish-Christian fundamentalist 'gantzeh chassena' ('whole wedding' in Yiddish) under the chuppah (canopy) of the Israel lobby.
During Jewish wedding ceremonies, seven blessings are recited under the chuppah.
In casinos, the line 7-7-7 is a common winning line on slot machines - Seven blessings are recited under the chuppah during a Jewish wedding ceremony - Seven Lucky Gods exist in Japanese mythology - Seven is the number of colours in the rainbow - In Harry potter, Seven is referred to as 'the most magical number' - There are seven wonders of the ancient world - Seven is the number of deadly sins and virtues - It is traditionally thought that there are seven continents on earth - There are seven seas - The seventh son of a seventh son is supposed to be born gifted - There are seven visible planets and luminaries and each one rules a day of the week, which is where seven days a week comes from.
48) In 1900 those profits and additional donations were spent on chuppah poles, costing $2.
Likewise, many Jewish ceremonies point to the arboreal during events such as Tu B'Shvat, New Year of the Tree; weddings under the chuppah of entwined tree branches; and tree plantings to commemorate births.
The two were wed by a rabbi under the waterfront chuppah, custom-made for the occasion and located just in time; and the ceremony ended as Jeffrey symbolically broke a glass underfoot (a tradition reminding observers that even in the happiest of times, sorrows and mishaps can occur).