Rebecca Kerzner

Rebecca Kerzner is a editorial assistant at My Jewish Learning and a Jewish artist and creator based in New York City.


Articles by Rebecca Kerzner

What Are Some Traditional Hanukkah Gifts?

Historically, Hanukkah was not a gift-giving holiday. Thanks to the commercialization of Christmas, the custom of giving gifts on Hanukkah ...

8 Uplifting Hanukkah Quotes to Light Up Your Holiday This Year

A hand-picked selection of inspiring quotes to contemplate this Hanukkah season.

How to Host a Bang-Up Socially-Distanced Hanukkah Celebration

Planning a Covid-friendly Hanukkah party requires some creativity, a little flexibility, and some magic Hanukkah oil!

How to Have a Zoom Candle-Lighting This Hanukkah

Some creative ways to light the menorah together while apart.

How to Light Your Menorah Outside

Covid has driven many activities outdoors, but lighting the menorah outside is actually a natural fit for this holiday.

Who Was Rav Nachman of Breslov?

Famous for his sayings, stories and charisma, this Hasidic leader inspired a movement that is still vibrant today.