began at the re-dedication of the Holy Temple in Jerusalem in the 2nd century B.C., to commemorate the miracle of the oil that allowed the temple's menorah to remain lit for 8 days.
Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Holy
Temple (the ...... The United States has a history of recognizing and celebrating
Hanukkah in a number of ways. The earliest H...
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Unlike many Jewish holidays, Hanukkah (also known as the Festival of Lights) is
not mentioned in the Bible. The historical events upon which the celebration is ...
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Although Hanukkah is often celebrated around Christmastime, it was first
observed more than 150 years before Jesus was born! A Brief Hanukkah History
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Learn about the history of Hanukkah, which is celebrated in order to
commemorate the victory of the Maccabees over Antiochus of Syria some twenty-
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dreidel and a recipe for latkes (potato pancakes).