Hanukkah, a Jewish holiday celebrating the rededication of the Holy Temple 21 centuries ago, lasts for eight days. The dates on which Hanukkah is celebrated are determined by the Hebrew calendar. It begins on the 25th da... More »

Hanukkah lasts for seven days and eight nights. Often called the Festival of Lights, Hanukkah is celebrated worldwide in remembrance of the re-dedication of Jerusalem's Second Temple and the one day's worth of oil that i... More »

Hanukkah is a great time to spread holiday greetings and well wishes to friends and loved ones. Hanukkah messages can be traditional or informal, fun or serious, short and sweet, or long and heartfelt. Here are some help... More »

Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday that celebrates the re-dedication of the temple in Jerusalem in 165 B.C.E. Syrian-Greek soldiers seized the Jewish temple, and the emperor Antiochus outlawed Judaism. Hanukkah commemorates wh... More »

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Hanukkah is a religious holiday celebrated by Jewish people. This holiday is observed for eight days and nights and is also known as the Festival of Lights or the Feast of Dedication. Hanukkah typically falls between lat... More »

Hanukkah lasts eight days beginning on the 25th day of Kislev in the Hebrew calendar. The celebration typically falls in November or December. One candle is lit each night to commemorate the miracle of the time when a si... More »

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Hanukkah lasts for seven days and eight nights. Often called the Festival of Lights, Hanukkah is celebrated worldwide in remembrance of the re-dedication of Jerusalem's Second Temple and the one day's worth of oil that i... More »