The Hanukkah Story is one of bravery and vigilance. For those that don’t know how Hanukkah came to be it is worthy of some research. Hopefully this article will help you to better understand The Hanukkah Story. Many years ago, in the second century, the Jewish people lived under the reign of the Greeks. They […]
Historical Hanukkah Details
Hanukkah is a Jewish celebration that is held around the world for eight days. The history of Hanukkah dates back to 165 BC. Arguably Hanukkah is one of the most popular Jewish celebrations, Yom Kippur, Passover, and Rosh Hashanah also topping the list. As mentioned, the History of Hanukkah dates back to 165 BC. […]
What is Hanukkah?
What is Hanukkah? This will be a popular question in the coming weeks with the 2011 celebration just 6 weeks away. Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday where they celebrate the victory over the Greek. The festivities are celebrated for eight straight days. This year Hanukkah starts on December 20th at sundown. At this time millions […]