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Happy Channukah!

Despite the extremely unseasonable, boiling hot temperatures outside here in Israel (it hit 31°C today) (even though winter doesn’t usually set in till after Channukah), and even though it is still only November, Channukah (or Hannukah or Hanukah or Chanuka … Continue reading

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8th night of Channukah video

It’s the last night of Channukah so what better time to watch this cute video (via the twitter feed of the Israeli Consulate in New York). Channukah same’ach, enjoy what’s left of the festival!

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Happy Channukah!

Another year has rolled by so quickly and Channukah has just begun here in Israel. I take the liberty or reposting what I wrote post about Channukah last year: A short history of Channukah, from Aish.com The Hebrew word Chanukah … Continue reading

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Happy Channukah!

Channukah begins tonight (in Israel it has just started) and we are about to light the candles of our Menorah. A short history of Channukah, from Aish.com The Hebrew word Chanukah means “dedication.” In the 2nd century BCE, during the … Continue reading

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