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Are Women Obligated To Say Hallel On Chanukah?

1 Tevet 5777 – December 29, 2016
The mitzvah to recite Hallel that Chazal instituted regarding Chanukah was in fact a direct result of the miracle of Chanukah; however, its essence is not to publicize the miracle but rather to give thanks for the miracle.

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