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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hanukkah

Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Holy Temple (the Second Temple) in Jerusalem at the time of the Maccabean Revolt against the Seleucid Empire. Hanukkah is observed for eight nights and days, starting on the 25th day of ... Shammai opined that eight candles should be lit on the first night, seven on ...

www.chabad.org/holidays/chanukah/article_cdo/aid/103929/jewish/The-Eight-Days-of-Chanukah.htm

An overview of the eight days of Chanukah (Hanukkah) - in calendar format. ... Tonight is the first Night of Chanukah After nightfall (click here for local times), ...

www.chabad.org/holidays/chanukah/article_cdo/aid/671899/jewish/When-Is-Hanukkah-Chanukah-Celebrated-in-2016-2017-2018-2019-and-2020.htm

When Is Hanukkah (Chanukah) Celebrated in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020 ? ... Note that the first candle of the menorah is lit at nightfall of the first date listed above .... Happy Hannaukah to all and to alla good night. peace on earth Reply.

www.timeanddate.com/holidays/us/chanukah

The Hanukkah period lasts for eight days and is celebrated from the 25th day of Kislev to the second day of Tevet. The first night of Hanukkah (or Chanukah) ...

www.almanac.com/content/when-chanukah-start

One candle is lit on the first night of Chanukah, and an additional candle is lit on each successive night, until, on the eighth night, the Chanukiah is fully ...

www.vox.com/2016/12/20/14010130/hanukkah-christmas-same-day

Dec 20, 2016 ... On the Jewish calendar, which relies on lunar months that last either 29 or 30 days, Hanukkah begins on the same night every year: the 25th of ...

montrealgazette.com/news/local-news/when-the-first-night-of-hanukkah-is-christmas-eve

Dec 24, 2016 ... Kat Romanow, director of food programming at the Museum of Jewish Montreal, is in the final stages of converting to Judaism — “but I still ...

www.philly.com/philly/opinion/20161223_Commentary__On_the_first_night_of_Hanukkah.html

Dec 24, 2016 ... Hanukkah, our favorite family holiday, isn't always convenient for the family. There have been many years when we postponed our celebration ...

heavy.com/social/2016/12/hanukkah-2016-2017-dates-times-starts-ends-what-when-chanukah-does-is-day-this-year

Dec 17, 2016 ... Hanukkah 2016 will start the evening of Saturday, December 24, 2016 and ... When it comes to lighting the menorah, the first night has an extra ...

www.calendardate.com/hanukkah.htm

In the Jewish calendar, the first day of Hanukkah is on the 25th day of the month ... Each night an additional candle is lite, progressing to eight on the final night.