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Yom Rivii, 28 Tishri 5778

hannukkahChanukah, the Festival of Lights, celebrates a miracle in the rededication of the Temple in Jerusalem. It starts on the 25th day of Kislev (late November to late December). Though the holiday is traditionally celebrated at home, there are also many celebrations at Temple Emanuel. We invite you to our Chanukah Night of Music, Sisterhood Chanukah Party and Chanukah Party for our Seniors. Please read Rabbi Goldstein's Chnaukah At Home Guide.  Other Chanukah Resources

 

 

Chanukah, meaning dedication in Hebrew

in Hanukah
Chanukah, meaning "dedication" in Hebrew, refers to the joyous eight-day celebration during which Jews commemorate the victory of the Macabees over the armies of Syria in 165 B.C.E. and the subsequent liberation and "re-dedication" of the Temple in Jerusalem.…