Metaphysical meaning of candlestick (mbd) candlestick (Exod. 25:31). Meta. The candlestick of the Temple represents the intelligence in man. The "seven golden candlesticks" of Revelation 1 are receptacles of spiritual light. They are the spiritual aspect of the seven churches, the spiritual wisdom and understanding side of the churches. ________________________ Preceding Entry: Candace Following Entry: Canneh View the discussion thread.