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Hanukkah 2014 Events in the Washington, DC Area
Find special events celebrating Hanukkah in the Washington, DC area, including holiday events in Maryland and Virginia.
National Hanukkah Menorah 2014 in Washington, DC
The National Hanukkah Menorah is lit at the Ellipse, near the White House in Washington, DC.
What Is Hanukkah - About Chanukkah - About Judaism
Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday celebrated for eight days and nights. It usually falls in late November or December on the secular calendar.
Hanukkah Traditions and Activities for Kids - About Judaism
Hanukkah, which is sometimes called The Festival of Lights, is one such holiday. It falls every year in late November or December on the secular calendar and ...
Traditional Foods for Hanukkah Celebrations - About Judaism
Like many Jewish holidays, Hanukkah has accompanying food traditions. Fried foods such as sufganiyot (jelly-filled doughnuts) and latkes (potato pancakes) ...
Songs for the Holiday of Hanukkah - About Judaism
Singing is a wonderful way to celebrate any holiday and Hanukkah is no exception. Here are eight popular Hanukkah songs with lyrics, translations and even ...
Hanukkah Gelt - What Is Hanukkah Gelt - About Judaism
Hanukkah gelt refers to either money given as a gift on Hanukkah, or more commonly today, to a coin shaped piece of chocolate. Usually the chocolate coin is ...
Hanukkah Candle Lighting Blessings: English and Hebrew
One of the most important Hanukkah rituals involves lighting the Hanukkah menorah. Learn more about this practice and about the blessings that are said in this ...
How to Light a Hanukkah Menorah - About Judaism
Instructions for lighting the menorah during the holiday of Hanukkah including blessings and a list of materials you will need.
Hanukkah Foods - Traditional Symbolic Foods of Hanukkah
Traditional Hanukkah foods are not for the faint of heart since most are fried and/ or loaded with cheeses. So, if you need to watch your cholesterol, eat sparingly ...