How to Light the Hanukkah Menorah
The traditional blessings and procedures for lighting the Hanukkah candles.
8 Hanukkah Traditions From Around the World
From bonfires to hanging menorahs to an extra candle, here are some lesser-known Jewish Hanukkah traditions from all over the globe.
What Do the Letters On the Dreidel Stand For?
The four-sided top has slightly different markings depending on where in the world it was made.
How to Greet Someone on Hanukkah
There are phrases you can use to wish someone a Happy Hanukkah.
Why is Hanukkah Called the Festival of Lights?
The origins of this common name for the December holiday go back to the first century.
This Map Shows Where the Hanukkah Story Happened
See where the events described in the Hanukkah story are believed to have occurred and what they look like now.
Why Do We Eat Latkes on Hanukkah?
These delicious pancakes celebrate the miracle of the oil — but potatoes are a relatively newfangled tradition.
How to Play Dreidel
Learn how to play this Hanukkah game with our video and written instructions.
Recipes for Hanukkah
The ever-popular potato latke heads the list of traditional, oily Hanukkah treats.