What does the Hamsa mean?
Originating in North Africa and the Middle East, the hand-shaped Hamsa symbol represents divine protection against the evil eye as well as blessings and power. Due to its association with protection against the evil eye, many Hamsas feature an eye symbol in its palm.
Can anyone wear the Hamsa hand?
Although viewed as a symbol of divine protection, the Hamsa is not a religious item and there is no issue with anyone, Jewish or non-Jewish, choosing to wear this amulet.