UAE Jews Celebrate Tu B’Shvat

Representatives of KKL-JNF planted a tree in the educational campus, with the campus children and their parents.

1,200 Yeshiva Students Bypass Army Blockade to Celebrate Seder Tu B’Shvat in Homesh

On Sunday morning, the family went up to Yehuda's grave, on the thirtieth anniversary of his murder.

Minister Matan Kahana Declares War on Two Centuries of Chassidic Tradition

Rather than attack Minister Kahana, let's examine Boyan's legal right to the ceremony.

US Embassy Urging Investigation of Chanukah Menorah Thrown into Ukraine River

If caught, the perpetrators will face from a fine to up to five years in prison.

Prime Minister Bennett Meets New US Ambassador Nides, They Light Chanukah Candles

"I know we're going to do a lot of great things together. Welcome back to Israel and best of luck, my friend."

A Great Miracle Happened Here, and in Arab Lands

In recent years, Yad L’Achim has been operating among Jews living in Arab countries and Arabic-speaking Jews around the world.

Minister of Defense & Chief of Staff Light Chanukah Candles with Haredi Soldiers

The Netzach Yehuda Battalion’s Chanukah candle lighting ceremony Wednesday was held near Beit-El.

Top Military Officials Celebrate Hanukkah with Hareidi Soldiers

Netzah Yehuda soldiers are "modern-day Maccabees," said Rabbi Fuchs.

NYC Mayor-elect Eric Adams Lights Hanukkah Menorah with Chabad of Ghana

New York City health officials issued a new mask advisory urging residents regardless of vaccination status to wear a mask in all public indoor settings.

On Anniversary of UN Partition Vote, Latin American Support for Israel Celebrated

“Let’s not be indifferent, we have responsibilities as representatives of our countries . . . but above all as human beings.

Hundreds of Hanukkah Kits Sent to Jews Living in Arab Countries

“On many occasions, we have to distribute other types of items related to Judaism, which the residents of these countries have no way of getting,” said Yad L’Achim president Rabbi Shmuel Lifschitz.

‘Our Building Lights’ Initiative Brings Holiday Joy to Communities Around Israel

The organizers are ushering in a “sense of normalcy and joy” in bringing back holiday programming to communities all across Israel.
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Foo Fighters Singer Celebrates Hanukkah, Jewish Musicians

Dave Grohl and producer Greg Kurstin team up for “The Hanukkah Sessions 2021,” in which they release a cover of a song by a Jewish artist each night of the holiday.

2nd Incident in as Many Days: Woman in Critical Condition after Choking on Chanukah...

"She was later taken by ambulance while still undergoing CPR, to the Carmel Medical Center."

Jews Chase Away Darkness from Temple Mount on Chanukah

"We came to remind the State of Israel who is our enemy and who our friend."

UAE Rabbi Kicks Off First Night of Chanukah at Israeli Pavilion in Dubai

Chabad Rabbi Levi Druchman lights the first candle of the menorah at EXPO 2020, in a ceremony attended by local leaders, businesspeople, Jewish residents of the UAE and tourists from around the world.

Biden: The Hanukkah Story is ‘Inherently Jewish, Undeniably American’

"Hanukkah . . . commemorates how even the most fragile flame can sustain a tradition and nourish the soul of a people."

First Night of Hanukkah Finds Menorahs Lighting Up Across Israel

Hanukkah menorahs were glowing across the nation, even in the tiniest corners.

Joining Meretz, Hamas and Peace Now Upset Over President Herzog’s Candle Lighting in Hebron

Herzog’s visit to Hebron is the first of many ceremonies he will be attending throughout the country in honor of the Chanukkah celebrations.

EMTs Resuscitate Elderly Jerusalemite in Front of his Family Erev Chanukah

"Being part of this right before the holiday of Hanukkah gave me a lot of joy.”

Nefesh B’Nefesh Hosts 250 Lone Soldiers at Thanksgiving Dinner

These Thanksgiving dinners are part of Nefesh B’Nefesh’s return to in-person events, helping Olim acclimate.

President Herzog to Light 1st Hanukkah Candle in Hebron, Angering Leftist Meretz

The announcement by the president’s office on Wednesday angered leftist members of the government coalition.

Hanukkah Menorah Dismantled Due to Waqf, Arab Complaints

The menorah was installed Wednesday at the Tomb of the Prophet Shmuel, as it has been for years.

World’s Largest Chanukah Menorah Goes Up in New York City

Designed by world renown artist Yaacov Agam, the New York City menorah is certified by the Guinness Book of World Records.

Mt. Meron Disaster Committee Recommends Ministerial Control, Crowd Limits, Ban on Illegitimate Organizations

Steps must be taken to ensure that there is no excessive density in the mountain area and at key points of interest there."

On Its Centennial, KKL-JNF Archive Offers Unforgettable Historic Chanukah Images

The Archive is celebrating its centennial with these rare black & white photos showing the Jews of the Land of Israel as they celebrate the holiday around the country.

18th Century Esther Scroll Written by Teenage Girl Revealed in Jerusalem

This is a very significant historic discovery, as Scrolls of Esther inscribed during that time period by women are few, and it sheds light on the important position that religious women occupied in Italian Jewish community life.

American Girl Doll Company Sells Hanukkah Outfit, Part of its Cultural Collection

The website also has a section where the company describes the eight-day Jewish holiday.

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