To commemorate and publicize these miracles, the sages instituted the festival of
a Jewish festival commemorating the rededication of the Temple by Judas Maccabaeus in 165 and celebrated for 8 days beginning the 25th day of Kislev.
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A lesser Jewish festival, lasting eight days from the 25th day of Kislev (in December) and commemorating the rededication of the Temple in 165 bc by the ...
Ha·nuk·kah. or Ha·nu·kah also Cha·nu·kah n. Judaism. An eight-day festival beginning on the 25th day of Kislev, commemorating the victory in 165 bc of the ...
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