2 Day Sale - 20% OFF Everything!
Home
Parasha Balak Framed Art
Share:  Email this page to someone. Share this page on del.icio.us Share this page on Facebook Share this page on MySpace Share this page on Reddit Share this page on Twitter Share this page on Pinterest

Parasha Balak Framed Art



You Save: 19%

JDC#FormatPriceSale PriceQty
 
44339$320.00$256.00
Add To Cart
Description:
Stunning interpretation of weekly portion of the Torah. This splendid work of art is a limited, signed edition, fine reproduction on canvas. The perfect gift for every joyous Jewish occasion, Bar and Bat Mitzvah, Weddings, Birthdays, Commemorations. Printed on canvas, this fine reproduction is framed without glass like an original oil painting. A real treasure to be received or to be given for a life time.

14.5" x 10" - size not including the frame. Available framed only. This item ships directly from the artist in Israel. Special Order - allow extra time for delivery. Gift wrap and/or gift cards are not available.

Artist's statement:
Parashat Balak contains one of the most fully developed stories in the entire Torah. The story is really about Bilaam, a prophet who is hired to curse the Israelites by Balak, the Moabite king. Having heard the tales of their other battles, Balak perceives Israel as a threat. God makes it clear to Bilaam that he is not to curse Israel, whom God has blessed. But, after a number of approaches, Balak makes Bilaam an offer he cannot refuse. God permits Bilaam to go, but only with the knowledge that Bilaam will have no control over the words that will come out of his own mouth. On his way to curse Israel, Bilaam's donkey stops and refuses to move. The donkey can see an angel blocking the way which the man cannot see. A conversation results between man and donkey, one of only two talking animals in the Bible (ten points to anyone who knows the other!). Finally, Bilaam reaches his destination and opens his mouth to curse Israel. But instead of curses, words of blessing are spoken. This blessing Mah Tovu is now part of the daily morning service. At the end of the parasha, the Israelites get in trouble by consorting with foreign women and worshipping a foreign deity. Pinchas, Aaron's grandson, known as a great zealot, appeases God's anger over this idolatry by killing an Israelite who was flaunting his salacious activities with a Midianite woman.

Details:

Shipping Costs:
  • Item #44339 has a ground shipping cost of $15.00 each plus the one time $4.95 per order charge.



More from Artist Michal Meron(see all)
 move this slider leftmove this slider to the right 
Related Items
 move this slider leftmove this slider to the right 
Related Categories

Jewish Art:Biblical:Torah Portions Illustrated
Jewish Art:Biblical




Jewish Resources
Red String Video
Instructional Media
Beyond The Book
Judaism.com Info
Contact Judaism.com
About Judaism.com
Shipping Policy
Return Policy
Programs & Extras
Affiliate/Referral Program
Gift Registry
Gift Certificates
Jewish Resources
Order By Phone:
1-800-JUDAISM
(1-800-583-2476)

Questions Or Comments:
[email protected]

Technical Problems:
[email protected]

Subscribe To Our Email List To Be Informed Of Sales and Specials

Copyright © 1995 - 2014 U.S. Judaica, Inc

To find out about Shipping & Handling charges please view our shipping policy.


Judaism.com is the longest established Jewish book, Judaica and Jewish gift store on the Internet. Our catalog is the single most comprehensive catalog of Judaica, Jewish books, CDs, video, software, religious articles and Jewish gifts available.

Jewish Books |  Judaica & Jewish Gifts |  Jewish Art |  Jewish Jewelry |  Special Occasions |  Kosher Wine |  Shabbat Store |  Jewish Holidays |  Jewish Children's Store |  Tallit