45°F

Hanukkah

<img align="left" width="100" src="" alt="Han2007-12-03-1196713495.jpg" height="75" style="width: 100px; height: 75px" />

Han2007-12-03-1196713495.jpgHanukkah (Hebrew: חנוכה‎, also spelled Chanukah), also known as the Festival of Lights, is an eight-day Jewish holidayKislev according to the Hebrew calendar, which may fall anytime from late November to late December. It celebrates the re-kindling of the Temple menorah at the time of the Maccabee rebellion.

The festival is observed in Jewish homes by the kindling of lights on each night of the holiday: one on the first night, two on the second, and so on.

Source: en.wikipedia.org

Page: [[$index + 1]]
comments powered by Disqus