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  כסלו 24, 5774 , 27/11/13

Israel to Light World's Largest Menorah

The largest menorah in the world will be lit next Wednesday night, the eighth and final night of Chanukah at the Reading Power Station, near Tel Aviv. "The menorah consists of nine aerial platforms: the Shamash (the "attendant" candle) aerial platform will rise to a height of 28 meters and eight aerial platforms will stretch their arms to a height of 22 meters," stated the Israel Electric Company. Chanukah begins this Wednesday night November 27th.
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