Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Holy
Temple (the ..... The festival of Hanukkah was instituted to celebrate this event. .....
the lights should be kindled later, a...
"This holiday commemorates the re-dedication of the holy Temple in Jerusalem
following the Jewish victory over the Syrian-Greeks in 165 B.C.E.," reports ...
Find out more about the history of Hanukkah, including videos, interesting ...
Hanukkah celebrates the triumph of Jewish people over religious persecution.
Hanukkah is celebrated to commemorate the victory of Jewish army over the
Greek ... The King ordered the Jewish people to give up all their rituals and
What does the holiday of Chanukah celebrate? How is it ... In what order do we
light the candles? What is the ..... do people say HAPPY Chanukah? Andrew ...
The most basic thing you need to celebrate Hanukkah is a 9-branched
candelabra, called a Hanukkiah (or .... If not, what do Jewish people do at
Dec 19, 2014 ... Hanukkah Christians would do well to celebrate Hanukkah. (iStock photo) ..... I
don't get the attitude expressed here by some people. What does ...
Dec 7, 2015 ... You'd think people would be able to live and let live on this one. ... observant
Jews have to abide by the same rules they do on Shabbat (Saturdays): no work,
... Early American Jews almost certainly didn't celebrate Hanukkah.
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 ...
Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday celebrated for eight days and nights. ... This upset
the Jewish people, but many were afraid to fight back for fear of reprisals.