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    Questions And Answers About The Menorah – Lights And Candles

    Questions And Answers About The Menorah – Lights And Candles. How does the menorah work? The first candle is lit on Erev Hanukkah, the night before the holiday starts. One inserts the candles into the Hanukiyah from right to left, one candle for each day of the Hanukkah miracle (for instance, on the second day of Hanukkah, there are two regular candles and a Shamash candle in the Hanukiyah). People  How do you use a menorah? – Light the candles with the shamash. After you finish reciting the blessings, pick the shamash candle up with your dominant hand. …– Place the shamash candle back in its slot. …– Place the…

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    Questions And Answers About Hanukkah | Chanukah – The Festival Of Lights | Dedication

    Questions And Answers About Hanukkah | Chanukah – The Festival Of Lights | Dedication. What is Hanukkah? The eight-day Jewish celebration known as Hanukkah or Chanukah commemorates the rededication during the second century B.C. of the Second Temple in Jerusalem, where according to legend Jews had risen up against their Greek-Syrian oppressors in the Maccabean Revolt. History  Is Chanukah and Hanukkah the same thing? In Hebrew, the language from which the Jewish festival originates, the word forHanukkah is not easily transliterated into English. This accounts for why there are so many spelling variants. But Hanukkah and Chanukah are the two versions that are most widely used and accepted. Dictionary  What’s the difference between Hanukkah and Kwanzaa? Hanukkah is steeped in the Jewish religion, whereas Kwanzaa does not have…

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