Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Holy
Temple (the ..... Each night throughout the 8 day holiday, a candle or oil-based
light is lit. As a universally practiced "...
I've had the notion that houses that put up those blue/green Xmas lights were
Jewish. My belief has been strengthened as A) I observe that I ...
Hanukkah is the Jewish Festival of Lights and it remembers the rededication of
the second Jewish Temple in Jerusalem. This happened in the 160s BCE/BC ...
A 2013 Pew survey found that less than a third of Jews have a Christmas tree,
and most ... We don't mind the festive lights (although please, turn them off before
Dec 23, 2011 ... Many people get upset when they see “holiday lights” on a Jewish home. These
holiday lights usually take the form of blue and white ...
Dec 22, 2014 ... 13 Things Not to Say to a Jewish Person Around Christmas. 12/22/2014 ... “Can
you put your Jewish lights in your window?” Yes. But, many in ...
Dec 10, 2012 ... The use of Christmas…symbols, even secularized ones like the Christmas tree or
lights…are absolutely out of place in a Jewish home…
Dec 15, 2015 ... Even though I'm Jewish and don't celebrate the holiday, I enjoy looking at the
beautiful Christmas lights and decorations throughout our ...
Dec 14, 2011 ... my 5 yr old son REALLY wants us to put up Christmas lights. But there is a catch -
we are Jewish. Although not religious in any way at all.
Stringing holiday lights on trees and homes is a widely followed tradition
observed ... is the Jewish holiday that is celebrated around the same time as