This year Hanukkah begins at sunset on December 16, and ends on December 24. This informative (and silly) video can help you light the candles.Read more
Brush up on the basics of the festival of lights.
Home rituals celebrating light as a metaphor for spiritual freedom.
Eight days of fun.
Jewish communities around the world celebrate Hanukkah with parties, songs, and games.
The ever-popular potato latke heads the list of traditional, oily Hanukkah treats.
A recipe for potato fritters.
A recipe for Hanukkah jelly doughnuts.
Classic sugar cookies, with an Austrian twist.
Canned for Hanukkah.
Traditions & Rituals
There is a set procedure that is followed in this home ritual.
Blessings for lighting the Hanukkah candles.
The home ceremonies followed today were the conscious creation of the Talmudic rabbis.
The Adventures of Todd and God.
Rules for the popular Hanukkah game.
The story of how Hanukkah came to be is contained in the Books of Maccabees.
A synopsis of the Hanukkah story.
It was actually a Sukkot celebration.
A holiday influenced by secular society.
The well-known Hanukkah symbol has European roots.