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The Sanctuary is aglow with lights from our congregants' hanukkiyot as we celebrate the victory of the Maccabees over the Syrian army and the rededication of the Temple. 



Hanukkah is a yearly reminder of the Maccabees' victory and the rededication of the Temple in Jerusalem. As we celebrate this holiday, we also look for ways to recommit ourselves to the values of Judaism. These resources will help you find deeper meaning in the festival of lights.

Customs and Rituals
Explore Hanukkah's customs and rituals in this guide from

Hanukkah at Home
Kindle the Hanukkah lights at home! Click here for our guide to reciting the blessings over the hanukkiyah. How do you say the blessings in Hebrew? Click on the links to hear an audio recording of Cantor Bortnick reciting each blessing:

Hanukkah for Interfaith Families
InterfaithFamily's Hanukkah Booklet has all the information you need to understand the history, symbolism, and traditions of holiday.

Bring some fun to your candle lighting with this collection of songs from

Looking for something delicious to enjoy during Hanukkah? The Jewish Food Experience has a wonderful collection of recipes for you to make at home this year!