Hanukkah

Hanukkah

Hanukkah 101

From candle-lighting to Maccabees and latkes to dreidels.

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How to Light the Hanukkah Menorah

There is a set procedure that is followed in this home ritual.

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How to Play Dreidel

Learn how to play this Hanukkah game with our video and written instructions.

Hanukkah: How To Celebrate The Festival of Lights

Your cheat sheet for when Hanukkah is just hours away.

9 Things You Didn’t Know About Hanukkah

Lesser-known facts about the Festival of Lights.

Hanukkah Vocabulary

Key words and phrases for the Jewish Festival of Lights.

Hanukkah 2017

Light the menorah on Dec. 12, 2017!

What You Need to Know About the Hanukkah Story

The Maccabean revolt and the miracle of the oil.

Hanukkah Gift Guide Roundup

Stumped for what to buy your loved ones? We've got ideas!

VIDEO: Brisket Four Ways

Everyone gets excited when brisket is served. But sometimes you don’t want to wait until the holidays to enjoy this ...

Hanukkah Quiz

How much do you know about the Festival of Lights?

The December Dilemma

Whether you ignore Christmas altogether or celebrate it with non-Jewish friends or family, the holiday provokes a lot of emotions.

Hanukkah Song and Music Guide

Where to find recordings and lyrics for classic (and modern) Hanukkah songs.

Tostones for Hanukkah

Cubans use plantain bananas the way Americans use potatoes, so swapping traditional potato latkes with savory tostones seemed like a natural choice.

How Christmas Transformed Hanukkah in America

Proximity to the popular Christian holiday caused Hanukkah to take on a new significance.