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Hanukkah - Wikipedia


Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Holy Temple (the ..... communities, have a custom to throw things, such as towels, at whoever lights the menorah in synagogue, to s...

Facts about Hanukkah - Funology


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,  ...

8 Fascinating facts about Hanukkah - Aish.com


Dec 5, 2012 ... Chanukah · Chanukah, Hanukkah 2016: What is Hanukkah? When is Hanukkah ? Videos, Recipes, Hanukkah is December 25 2016 - January ...

11 Festive Facts About Hanukkah | Mental Floss


Dec 24, 2016 ... Every winter, Jewish people around the world spend eight nights lighting candles , eating latkes, and spinning dreidels. But beyond the ...

8 Things You Should Know About Hanukkah - History Lists


Dec 10, 2015 ... As families gather to celebrate Hanukkah, check out eight things you should know about the eight-day Festival of Lights.

10 Things You Didn't Know About Hanukkah - The Daily Meal


Dec 16, 2016 ... Hanukkah is a fun family holiday, but the story behind it is fascinating and more than a little dark. There's a lot we bet you don't know about it.

Hanukkah - Fact Monster


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 2016, Hanukkah begins at  ...

Eight fun facts about Hanukkah | ISRAEL21c


Dec 14, 2014 ... Eight fun facts about Hanukkah. Do you know where the word 'dreidel' comes from, and how many calories are in a sufganiyah? ISRAEL21c ...

Hanukkah Facts - SoftSchools


Hanukkah is an eight day and night Jewish festival to celebrate the rededication of the Holy Temple in Jerusalem, which took place in the 2nd century B.C. The ...

Hanukkah Fast Facts - CNN.com


Jan 3, 2017 ... Read CNN's Fast Facts about the Jewish holiday Hanukkah. In 2016, Hanukkah will start on December 24th and end January 1st.