God bless and have a joyous Hanukkah!
Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights, began unofficially yesterday and will last for eight days. It actually doesn’t begin officially for another ten days.
Hanukkah commemorates the re-dedication during the second century B.C. of the Second Temple in Jerusalem, where according to legend Jews had risen up against their Greek-Syrian oppressors in the Maccabean Revolt.
The very interesting story of Hanukkah:
A traditional Hanukkah song – beautiful: