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Hanukkah Blessings

Hanukkah Blessings

0 / August 2, 2012 1:51 PM

              Before lighting the Hanukkah Menorah candles 2 blessings: First Chanukah Blessing       Tranliteration: Barukh atah Adonai, Eloheinu, melekh ha’olam, asher kidishanu b’mitz’votav v’tzivanu, l’had’lik neir shel Chanukah. (Amein) Translation: Blessed are you, Lord, [&hellip

What is Hanukkah (chanukah)?

What is Hanukkah (chanukah)?

0 / September 20, 2011 2:53 PM

Hanukkah is the Jewish holiday that commemorates the freeing of the second temple in Jerusalem (2nd century BCE) from the control of Antiochus (the Greek ruler of that time) by the Maccabean (aka Makabim, Maqabim) uprising against the Greeks. Following [&hellip

When is Hanukkah (chanukah)?

When is Hanukkah (chanukah)?

0 / September 20, 2011 12:59 PM

Hanukkah date on the Hebrew calendar begins on 25th day of the month of Kislev (Hanukkah Eve is on the 24 of Kislev).

Following are the corresponding Hanukkah dates according to the civil Gregorian calendar for the upcoming years