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Jewish ritual By Rhiannon Humphreys 07th Dec 2023

Eight Things You Didn’t Know About Chanukah

Each night of Chanukah we light the chanukiah, we have the chance to spend some time with our loved ones...

Jewish ritual By Rabbi Adam Zagoria-Moffet 23rd Nov 2021

What is Chanukah?

Listen to Rabbi Adam Zagoria-Moffet from St Albans Masorti Synagogue talk about the origins of Chanukah and how we celebrate...

Jewish ritual By Rabbi Roni Tabick 29th Nov 2018

The Origins of Chanukah

We all know the story of why we celebrate Chanukah for 8 days, right? The Maccabees recaptured the temple from...

Jewish culture By Rabbi Dr Einat Ramon 14th Dec 2017

The Menorah: spanning the Entire Zionist spectrum from Herzl to HaRav Kook

On Chanukah in the year 1897, shortly after the First Zionist Congress was held, Theodore Herzl wrote an article called...

Jewish ritual By Daniel Eisenberg 02nd Dec 2015

Chanukah: Lighting the Way

Last year was the first time that I felt deeply the power of lighting candles for eight days. My mum z”l was...

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