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Christmas and holiday season

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The Christmas season, or festive season is an annually recurring period recognized in many ... By the late 20th century, the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah and the African ... to be synonymous with the ...

Chanukah and Thanksgiving: A Brief History - From the Library ...

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Thanksgiving falls on Chanukah this year,; it's never happened before, and ... then the next time the two will coincide would be when Thanksgiving falls on .... Similarly, Chanukah following the “skipped” leap year would be November 26 instead ... can accept their Christmas is the worship of your Messiah and their messiah.

Judaism 101: A Gentile's Guide to the Jewish Holidays

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Many Jews who do not go to synagogue any other time of year will go to synagogue on Rosh ... Chanukkah begins between Thanksgiving and Christmas. About ...

Thanksgivukkah 2013: 3 Facts You Need To Know About The ...

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Nov 25, 2013 ... For the first time since 1888, Thanksgiving and Hanukkah will ... This year Thanksgiving Day will mark the first day of Hanukkah – the ... Hanukkah, usually falls close to Christmas, making it a well-known holiday regardless of religion. ... “ Instead of mashed potatoes, we'll make latkes,” Tracy Truesdell from ...

8 Things You Should Know About Hanukkah - History Lists

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Dec 10, 2015 ... As families gather to celebrate Hanukkah, check out eight things you should ... Year Published ... had to light a menorah that would burn within the temple at all times. ... to light the candles (often used today instead of oil) on Hanukkah. ... occasionally Hanukkah overlaps with Thanksgiving or Christmas.

Thanksgivukkah Is Rare Mash-Up of Thanksgiving and Hanukkah

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Nov 23, 2013 ... For the first time since 1888—and the last time until the year 79,811—the ... the Maccabees celebrated instead at the time of the rededication of the ... pairing Hanukkah with Thanksgiving, rather than Christmas, calls forth no ...

Holiday Helper: Christmas, Hanukkah, Thanksgiving & more ...

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10 naughty Christmas foods to skip this holiday season ... In Portuguese-inflected Goa, the most wonderful time of the year is a joyous blending of traditions. ... When it comes to staying organized over the holidays, being realistic instead of ...

Hanukkah - Learn All About the Jewish Festival of Lights - Tori Avey

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No matter how you spell it, Hanukkah is the Festival of Lights, the holiday that ... because it falls close to Christmas-time every year, it is actually considered to be  ...

In The Face Of Holiday Chaos, Take A Stand For Simplicity | Live ...

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Nov 17, 2010 ... Certainly this time of year is filled with joyful anticipation, especially if you have children and ... Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Hanukkah are morphing into events defined by ... Instead — music, talking, laughter or just quiet. 3.

21 Facts To Know About Hanukkah: An FAQ For Non-Jews - MTV

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Tonight marks the beginning of Hanukkah, a holiday that's a joy for little Jewish ... Last year, Hanukkah was on Thanksgiving; this year, it ends the day Christmas begins. ... gifts, but Jewish kids in the rest of the world tend to get coins instead. ... But that tiny amount of oil lasted for eight full nights, which was enough time...

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Thanksgiving, Hanukkah Together Make Thanksgivukkah On ...

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Nov 4, 2013 ... Earlier this year, when the rarity of the synergy began to dawn on American ... note that Hanukkah and Thanksgiving align not just in time, but thematically. ... a much better fit than the holiday Hanukkah often coincides with: Christmas. ... Hasidic man as the farmer who holds a menorah instead of a pitchfork.

Why Is Hanukkah So Closely Associated With Christmas? — Pacific ...

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Dec 10, 2013 ... ... of Hanukkah this year occurred on November 28, Thanksgiving Day. ... As the way we celebrate Christmas shifted over time, so too did our ...

Onboard Holiday Festivities 2015 - Cruise Critic

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Learn how cruise lines plan to celebrate this year. ... The holiday season is upon us, and those who have booked a cruise during this festive time are in for treats ... they have planned for Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah and New Year's ...