Feast of Lights


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Feast of Lights

n. Judaism

Feast of Lights

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(Judaism) Judaism an English name for Hanukkah
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Noun1.Feast of Lights - (Judaism) an eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Temple of Jerusalem in 165 BCFeast 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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As you cruise along sleepy village roads in the cold December nights, a veritable feast of lights, sights and delights greets you.
He has led the lighting of the Ferris-wheel-turned-Lantern of Hope in SM City Pampanga for a visual feast of lights, fireworks, and video mapping last December 1.
Later, this feast around December would be celebrated as the Hannukah, the feast of lights.