Hannukah


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Noun1.Hannukah - (Judaism) an eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Temple of Jerusalem in 165 BCHannukah - (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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Since Hannukah started before we left school, we honored my friend Chris by giving him blue and white gifts since those are Hannukah colors.
In a speech Sunday at a Hannukah candle-lighting ceremony, Netanyahu denied the charges, calling the probe a "witch hunt" that was "tainted from the start."
For the book, Nadiya has developed recipes for special occasions from Eid to Hannukah, via more left-field celebrations like International Friendship Day and the Basant Kite Festival.
They've been helping out with her latest project, the Bake Me A Story Celebration book, where Nadiya has developed recipes for special occasions from Eid to Hannukah, via more left-field celebrations like International Friendship Day and the Basant Kite Festival.
Later, this feast around December would be celebrated as the Hannukah, the feast of lights.
Mr Lavery said: "The Leader's Office including Jeremy himself has regular dialogue and indeed meetings with the Jewish Labour Movement, Hannukah reception." He said the party was committed to implementing the findings of a report by Shadow Attorney General Shami Chakrabarti into anti-Semitism.
It said the centre organised the Bahrain delegation's visit to Jerusalem, during which members were pictured at a traditional Hannukah candle lighting ceremony, and described the opening of direct, non-political contacts with Bahrain.
The eight-day Jewish holiday of Hannukah begins at sundown tonight.
Broekman, who runs a public relations firm from his home office, had just an hour to get his family out of the house, grabbing hard drives and Pokemon cards and leaving behind a pile of Hannukah presents.
But Hannukah's greatest treat (that's right, latke, you overrated waste of oil you) is about to get a major upgrade when a popular Israeli restaurant unleashes deep-fried armageddon by stuffing their sufganiyot with grilled meats.
"Mitzvah" is Hebrew word commonly used to refer to good deeds born from human kindness, and the noble spirit of joyful giving radiates from this delightful album ideal for young listeners ages 3-7, perfect for the Hannukah holiday season!
There are also a number of other spellings floating around, including "Hannukah," "Channuka" and plenty more.