Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Holy
Temple (the Second Temple) in Jerusalem at the time of the Maccabean Revolt ...
Hanukkah is celebrated around the world for eight days and nights. Hanukkah
celebrates the victory of the Maccabees or Israelites over the Greek-Syrian ruler,
Hanukkah, the "Festival of Lights," starts on the 25th day of the Jewish calendar
month of Kislev and lasts for eight days and nights. In 2015, Hanukkah begins at
Dec 1, 2015 ... Hanukkah frequently falls in December near the dates of the Christian ... Here's a
look at some of the history and facts of Hanukkah for kids.
In this article, we have compiled some interesting facts about Hanukkah. Read on
to get important Hanukkah facts.
Hanukkah is the annual Jewish Festival of Lights that starts on the 25th day of
Kislev as per the Jewish calendar. The date varies every year according to the ...
Sep 6, 2013 ... Read CNN's Fast Facts about the Jewish holiday Hanukkah. In 2016, Hanukkah
will start on December 21st at sunset and will end Janary 1st at ...
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ReligionFacts ... In the Jewish religion, Hanukkah is one of the few holidays that
is not instituted ... The only essential ritual of Hanukkah is the lighting of candles.
Hanukkah—or Chanukah, or Hanukah, or, well, we could go on—is a
transliteration of a Hebrew word (see: fact number 2). Since the Hebrew
language uses ...