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December 2018


December 2, 2018 - December 9, 2018 • Holidays Category:

Hanukkah is an eight day commemoration of the Jewish victory over the Greeks in which a only a one day cruse of olive oil was not contaminated by the Greeks. When lit the oil lasted eight days until more oil could be purified through a ritual. During this holiday a menorah is lit each day an additional candle is lit everyday until all eight are lit.

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