Jewish Wedding Glass to break under the chuppah Hand Blown Jewish Wedding glass to smash. The jewish wedding glass is a great bridal shower or engagement gift along with a wedding keepsake to put the shards in. A wedding keepsake could be a broken wedding glass mezuzah or sculpture. Jewish weddings always include breaking a glass at the end of the ceremony. Traditionally, the man alone broke the glass though today, some couples break two glasses. The glass-breaking is typically followed by a communal “Mazel tov!”, which is the equivalent of “Congratulations!” It reminds us that love, like glass, is fragile and must be protected. The glass is broken to protect the marriage with an implied prayer: “May your marriage last as long as it would take to repair this glass.” The shattering of the glass concludes the ceremony on a high note. This glass to break at jewish wedding measures approximately 4-5″ long x 2-3″ wide at the widest point OUR WEDDING GLASS HAND BLOWN AND THOUGH COLORS MAY BE SIMILAR NO TWO ARE IDENTICAL.