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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.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.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.timeanddate.com/holidays/jewish/chanukah

The first day of Hanukkah marks the start of Hanukkah, also known as ... One candle is lit on the first night, two on the second, three on the third, through to the  ...

www.timeanddate.com/holidays/us/last-day-chanukah

The first day of Hanukkah marks the start of eight-day Hanukkah period. ... first night, another on the second, and so forth until all candles are lit on the last night.

www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/hanukkah-2016-dates-rituals-history_us_585eb5a2e4b0d9a5945882b3

Dec 24, 2016 ... These Jews eventually prevailed and, as a first order of business, ... Today, Jews everywhere light menorahs on each night of Hanukkah.

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

Dec 20, 2016 ... The first night of Hanukkah falls on Christmas Eve this year — the first ... or 30 days, Hanukkah begins on the same night every year: the 25th of ...