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Hanukkah

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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...

Hanukkah - Holidays - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Hanukkah, including videos, interesting articles , pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

Hanukkah: History | ReformJudaism.org

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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 ...

Judaism 101: Chanukkah

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Learn about Chanukkah, the Jewish Festival of Lights. Learn the rules for playing dreidel and a recipe for latkes (potato pancakes).

Hanukkah History & Traditions - Better Homes and Gardens

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The celebration of Hanukkah has both religious and secular roots, and there is even a reason why the traditional foods are fried in oil. Read on to learn more ...

Hanukkah - Fact Monster

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Learn about the origin, history and tradition of Hanukkah.

Hanukkah - ReligionFacts

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In the Jewish religion, Hanukkah is one of the few holidays that is not ... For most of its history, Hanukkah has been a rather minor when compared to other ...

Hanukkah History ~ History of the Hanukkah Celebration

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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 – The ...

What Is Hanukkah - About Chanukkah - Judaism - About.com

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Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday celebrated for eight days and nights. It usually falls in late November or December on the secular calendar.

Hanukkah Origin | Celebrating Immigration: The Dynamics of ...

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Hanukkah comemmorates the purification and rededication of the Temple by ... a powerful moment in the history of the Jewish people and their proud struggle to ...

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Hanukkah 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.
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Hanukkah History - My Jewish Learning

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When is Hanukkah 2015? Click here to find out! The Maccabees Hanukkah is one of the few Jewish holidays not mentioned in the Bible. The story of how ...

The Complete Story of Hanukkah - Chanukah - Chanukah - Hanukkah

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Discover the how, when and where of the Chanukah (Hanukkah) miracle.

Hanukkah - The Jewish Festival of Lights -- Christmas Customs and ...

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Hanukkah, the Jewish Festival of Lights. Its history and how it is celebrated.