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National Menorah Brightens White House South Lawn

November 28, 2013 5:32 PM
U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman was joined by Rabbi Abraham Shemtov, chairman of Agudas Chassidei Chabad, and Rabbi Levi Shemtov, executive vice president of the American Friends of Lubavitch, in lighting the National Chanukah Menorah located on the lawn known as the Ellipse, just south of the White House, adjacent to the National Mall. (Photos: Baruch Ezagui)
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The National Chanukah Menorah (Photos: Baruch Ezagui)
The National Chanukah Menorah (Photos: Baruch Ezagui)

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Anonymous December 1, 2013

Is there particular significance in its observance on the south lawn? ...only curious Reply