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.

8 Ways to Make Your Hanukkah More Eco-Friendly

Green tips for the Festival of Lights.

How to Make Perfect Latkes for Hanukkah

Our video shows you exactly how to make them crispy and golden.

Hanukkah Song and Music Guide

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

Hanukkah Quiz

How much do you know about the Festival of Lights?

What Is A Dreidel?

The iconic Hanukkah game.

Hanukkah Gifts

A history of the practice and some tips for parents.

Why is Hanukkah Eight Nights?

The reasons this holiday lasts so long.

Making Hanukkah With Children Meaningful

Hanukkah offers many opportunities for fun and joyous celebration.

Jews and Christmas

What attitudes toward Christmas tell us about modern Jewish identity.

Potato Latkes

A recipe for potato pancakes.