Symbols and Observances of Hanukkah

Hanukkah, unlike the major Jewish holidays, does not require any days off from work, any major preparation or any long worship services. It?s an eight day holiday that consists mainly of lighting candles, singing songs, eating traditional foods and playing dreidel.

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To Tree or Not to Tree? That Is (Sometimes) the Question

Questions about the tree, divorced, adoptive or blended families and what about all the mistakes?

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Traditional Foods of Hanukkah

Overview of Hanukkah foods, including sufganyot, Hanukkah gelt and links to latke recipes.

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What is Hanukkah?

Hanukkah is a holiday that commemorates the Jewish recapture and rededication of the Temple in Jerusalem in 164 BCE.

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