Get the best of content every week!
Find answers to fascinating Jewish questions, enjoy holiday tips and guides, read real-life stories and more!

Chanukah Today

Modern Day Maccabees

The Chanukah battle and miracles transpired millenniums ago. But their lessons are as pertinent today as they were when the Greeks occupied the Holy Land...

Chabad-Lubavitch's Global Chanukah Campaign
Chabad-Lubavitch's Hanukkah Initiative to Reach Eight Million Jews in 80 Countries -- in an infographic.
16 of the Wildest, Boldest and Most Interesting Menorahs
Menorahs can be as beautiful and diverse as the communities that make them. We’ve looked around the world and gathered fifteen of the wildest menorahs we could find!
Thanksgiving Meets Chanukah
. . . and they find they have a lot in common.
Hi, America, I’m Thanksgiving. And I’m also Chanukah. Hold my hand. Take a deep breath. Exhale. Now say, “Thank G‑d, we’re free.” Doesn’t that feel good?
What is Chanukah?
Some history . . . What’s a miracle? . . . Power of the individual . . . The Greeks and the Jews . . . The mind and beyond . . . Chanukah today . . .
Chanukah Again
For the first time in recent history, the vast majority of Jews can practice Judaism freely and without oppression. Is the lesson of Chanukah no longer necessary? Do we no longer need to live its story and reinforce its message?
Fight or Light?
Controversy and Irony at SeaTac Airport
Apparently, some reporters and news editors already "knew" that the rabbi is against the trees, and nothing--not even their own reportage--was going to change the way they present the story
In Southern Hemisphere, Chanukah Takes on Warmer Tones
It’s a summer holiday for Jewish communities and campers south of the Equator
Freedom and the Immediacy of Chanukah Light
There are people who consider Chanukah, a holiday that isn’t even mentioned in the Torah, to be a relatively minor one.
Chanukah and the Battle of Artificial Intelligence
The Ultimate Victory of the Human Being
Related Topics