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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hanukkah_bush

A Hanukkah bush is a bush or tree—real or simulated—that some North American Jewish families display in their homes for the duration of Hanukkah. It may, for ...

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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 ...

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Blue Christmas lights General Questions. ... where only one out of every five or so households is Jewish, blue or blue-and-white lights are more ...

www.ehow.com/facts_5797885_do-blue-holiday-lights-mean_.html

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 Christmas.

www.huffingtonpost.com/rabbi-jason-miller/december-dilemma-and-interfaith-families_b_1166651.html

Dec 23, 2011 ... The respondents were mostly Jews by Choice who explained that while they ... These holiday lights usually take the form of blue and white ...

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I wouldn't think so. I'm Christian too and i never really knew that blue lights = Jewish family. And even if some people do think that, it doesn't really ...

www.mamapedia.com/article/christmas-lights-but-were-jewish

Dec 14, 2011 ... my 5 yr old son REALLY wants us to put up Christmas lights. ... I'm not Jewish but I wouldn't see a problem putting up lights in blue and white ...

www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/history_lesson/1998/12/christmas_for_jews.html

Dec 16, 1998 ... We festoon offices with blue and silver Hanukkah decorations alongside Christmas ... So how did it become "the Jewish Christmas"? ... Lighting the menorah proved a satisfying alternative to adorning a tree with colorful lights.

www.washingtonpost.com/local/jews-grapple-with-how-to-celebrate-hanukkah-during-christmas/2014/12/15/29eb52da-81a6-11e4-8882-03cf08410beb_story.html

Dec 15, 2014 ... Rabbi Kerrith Rosenbaum talks with preschoolers about lighting the menorah on ... The kind that sticks to traditional blue and silver Hanukkah toys and ... One- third of Jews have Christmas trees, but to many, the questions are ...

mentalfloss.com/article/31820/why-are-blue-and-white-hanukkah-colors

Dec 5, 2013 ... But Christmas isn't the only holiday with its own color scheme. ... In 1864, the Jewish poet Ludwig August Frankl named blue and white "the ...