When Is Hanukkah And What Does It Celebrate?

The eight-day Jewish celebration, also known as the Festival of Lights, begins on the evening of Tuesday, Dec. 12, and ends on the evening of Wednesday, Dec. 20.        

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  • Hanukkah
    Hanukkah (/ ˈ h ɑː n ə k ə / HAH-nə-kə; Hebrew: חֲנֻכָּה ‬ khanuká, Tiberian: khanuká, usually spelled חנוכה ‎, pronounced in Modern Hebrew, or in Yiddish; a transliteration also romanized as Chanukah or Ḥanukah) is a Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Holy Temple (the Second Temple) in Jerusalem at ...
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  • Hanukkah | Define Hanukkah at Dictionary.com
    Hanukkah definition, a Jewish festival lasting eight days, celebrated from the 25th day of the month of Kislev to the 2nd of Tevet in commemoration of the rededication of the Temple by the Maccabees following their victory over the Syrians under Antiochus IV, characterized chiefly by the lighting of the menorah on each night of the festival.
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    Find out more about the history of Hanukkah, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com
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  • Chanukah
    Jewish holiday of Chanukah, begins at sundown on Tue, 12 December 2017. The Jewish festival of rededication, also known as the Festival of Lights. Sometimes spelled Hanukkah, Chanukkah, Hanukah, or Hannukah.
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