Festival of Lights

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Festival of Lights

n.
1. See Hanukkah.
2. See Diwali.
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Noun1.Festival of Lights - (Judaism) an eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Temple of Jerusalem in 165 BCFestival of Lights - (Judaism) an eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Temple of Jerusalem in 165 BC
Judaism - the monotheistic religion of the Jews having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud
Jewish holy day - a religious holiday for Jews
Chislev, Kislev - the third month of the civil year; the ninth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in November and December)
Tebet, Tevet - the fourth month of the civil year; the tenth month of the ecclesiastical year (in December and January)
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Festival Of Light is set for a step up in class after putting up a stunning display in the six-and-a-half-furlong handicap at Nad Al Sheba on Sunday night, writes Martin Talty.
Free events such as Huddersfield's Festival of Light and orchestral and lunchtime concerts could be lost.
The walk was part of the Northumberland Festival of Light, which moves on to Warkworth Castle between Friday and Sunday.
Godolphin looked set to walk away with two wins from their only two runners after the former American-based Festival Of Light sauntered home in the maiden.
THE Festival of Light is to go ahead this year - but on a smaller scale.
Families visiting the attractions at the region's first festival of light picked up the little tubes to turn themselves into part of the spectacle.
GODOLPHIN'S Kentucky Derby hopes failed to receive the looked-for boost when Festival Of Light, making his official racecourse debut, finished a well-beaten fifth in a maiden special weight race at Churchill Downs yesterday.
THIS year's Festival of Light in Huddersfield town centre signed off with a bang last night - but there were more than a few whines about the weekend extravaganza.
We have never altered our logo in this way before but Glow is an exciting event and Monument Station is a great place to start exploring this festival of light in the heart of NewcastleGateshead.
ORGANISERS of Huddersfield's Festival of Light start work today on preparations for the big event.

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