what was the Jewish star, the star of David, used for? | Yahoo Answers

For many centuries, both Christianity and Islam have decorated their houses of worship iwth the Start of David and it can found in a wide variety of religious artifacts as well. It has been a religious symbol for Judaism since at least the year 1008, when it was displayed in at least two of the most prominent pages of a Jewish Bible (called the Leningrad Codex). Over the course of several centuries, it gained popularity among the Jews to the point where now the Star of David has become the primary religious symbol in Judaism and also the main symbol for the Jewish people (along with the modern nation of Israel)

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