Jewish Guy of the Week – Ezra

Click here to see all the photos of the famous menorah!

What is like knowing that you have built DC’s biggest indoor menorah?
There are no words to describe it, next year we are going to have a competition for who can make an even bigger one in DC.

What inspired you to make this menorah?
My neighbors have a lot of lights and bright decorations around us.  I wanted to take it to the next level and celebrate our festival.

How long did it take you to make it?
It was a day at Home Depot and a labor of love.

What is your next Jewish project?
I will be tweeting that…

What is your favorite Jewish Holiday?
Rosh Hashanah.  My mom makes the most amazing food and has the most interesting guests come over.

Where can we find you on a Friday night?
I am a traveler of the Jewish experience… I like to experience the Jewish community at large. I may be hosting my own event, attending Chabad or even TLS.

What is the real reason that we light 8 candles?
It is the coolest gang sign that you can throw…