Pomegranates, a potent symbol in many myths and religions, symbolize life and death, fertility and marriage, abundance and prosperity, and rebirth and eternal life. And, of course, they’re delicious! Natural Skin, Superfood, Super Food, Pomegranates Juice, Summer Picnics, Health Benefits, Purple Home, Food Menu, Fresh Fruit
957 BC: Solomon’s temple in Jerusalem was built. Pillars in the temple were decorated with pomegranates. The fruit decorated the robes of Jewish priests. The Torah describes the robes: “And beneath upon the hem of it thou shalt make pomegranates of blue, and of purple, and of scarlet, round about the hem thereof; and bells of gold between them round about: a golden bell and a pomegranate, a golden bell and a pomegranate, upon the hem of the robe round about.” Exodus 28:33–34. Deep Meaning!
"Pomegranates are packed with vitamin C, which helps guard against the wrinkling effects of sun damage. The juice in pomegranate seeds contains compounds that fight damage from free radicals and increase your body's capacity to preserve collagen."