Does Chanukah symbolize victory over the culture of nations?

Does the miracle of Hanukkah talk about victory of Jewish thought over Hellenistic philosophy?Ira Michaelson and Rod Bryant, 12/4/2018, 9:28 AM

Renewing the Miraculous in Our Lives

Noah’s Dove, Jacob and the Secret of the Chanukah Oil.Rabbi Chaim Richman and Yitschak Reuven, 11/29/2018, 1:21 PM

William Shatner opens up about childhood Hanukkah memories

Legendary actor reminisces about celebrating Hanukkah as a child in new documentary.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 11/29/2018, 7:49 AM

4 arrested for twisting Arizona family’s menorah into swastika

Teenagers arrested for vandalizing menorah in family's front yard in Arizona.JTA, 3/19/2017, 3:49 PM

Live: Hanukkah Candle Lighting at the "Small Kotel"

Join our live broadcast from the celebration at the part of the Western Wall which is closest to the location of the Holy Temple.Arutz Sheva, 12/27/2016, 5:26 PM

Extracurricular Reading and the True Meaning of Hanukkah

Hanukkah epitomizes that famous Jewish holiday mantra: they tried to kill us, we won, now let's eat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2016, 12:38 PM

Turkey's Jews publicly celebrate Hannukah for first time

President Erdoğan wishes Jewish community 'peace, happiness and welfare,' calling them 'an inseparable part of our society.'Raphael Poch, 12/17/2015, 4:53 PM

Pro-Palestinian Students crash Hillel Hanukkah bash

During a pre-Hanukkah celebration, pro-Arab students protest Israel to disrupt Hillel event.Raphael Poch, 12/15/2015, 8:39 AM

‘The light of Israel will overcome the darkness terror spreads’

President Rivlin participated in a candle-lighting ceremony with United Nations ambassadors and World Jewish Congress officials.Nitsan Keidar, 12/14/2015, 7:58 AM

White House throws one heck of a Hanukkah party

Hearing the US President speak about message of Hannukah is a truly inspiring event, says party attendee Robbie Medwed.Raphael Poch, 12/13/2015, 1:07 PM

Teen terror victim to light eighth candle at Kotel

Naor Shalev, critically injured in a stabbing in Pisgat Ze'ev, will light the final candle of Hanukkah in public Kotel ceremony.Orly Harari, 12/13/2015, 12:27 PM

Watch: Rivlin and Obama light fourth candle at White House

'Maccabees fought for liberty, freedom of religion,their traditions, and for our traditions,' Israeli President says at ceremonial lighting.Shoshana Miskin, 12/10/2015, 1:01 PM

Rabbi Stern lights 4th candle at Kotel

Chief Rabbi of Jerusalem lit Hanukkah candles alongside MK Yitzhak Herzog. 'Lighting in this place represents victory.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2015, 9:56 PM

Mamilla Mall: Chanukah is Finally Over

Giant Menorah that starred in week-long gala festivities has been dismantled; Chabad organizers begin to recuperate.Hillel Fendel, 12/31/2014, 6:38 PM

Watch: United Hatzalah's Ambucycle Chanukiah

Special hannukaiah lights up Schneider's Children's Hospital in whimsical, emotional ceremony.Yoni Kempinski, 12/23/2014, 12:56 PM

IAA Finds Glass Bracelet from Roman Period with Menorah

Glass bracelet found in what researchers believe was an ancient garbage pit; Menorah on bracelet just in time for Hannukah.Orly Harari and Tova Dvorin, 12/23/2014, 12:00 PM

Rivlin Lights Hannukah Candles with Holocaust Survivors

President Reuven Rivlin says there is 'no greater responsibility' than ensuring survivors' welfare in candle-lighting ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2014, 10:41 PM

Special Candlelighting Ceremony Held for Dalia Lemkos

35-inch high hannukiah from medical parts donated from Yad Sarah, lit in Dalia's memory in moving ceremony.Hezki Baruch, 12/17/2014, 7:26 PM

The Hanukkah Menorah: Past and Present

How the Menorah became a Jewish icon.Arik Barel, 10/23/2014, 10:05 AM

Reform Center: Let Women Light Candles in BGU

Reform Center for Religion and State, female students, say men-only candle lighting at official ceremony is discriminatory.Gil Ronen, 12/3/2013, 10:29 AM

Beit Shemesh Girls Seek Unity on Hannukah

Spreading the light of Hanukkah: Girls use festival to spread goodwill, unity in divided city; Haifa girls honor fallen hero.Maayana Miskin, 11/28/2013, 11:14 AM

Hanukkah Begins Tonight; Celebrations Commence Worldwide

The Jewish people celebrate the Festival of Lights, in memory of the Maccabees' victory over the Greeks; first candle is lit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2013, 7:11 PM

Rabbinate Battles 'Phony' Unkosher Olive Oils

The Chief Rabbinate issues warnings on specific brands of olive oil that consumers should avoid, for kashrut and other reasons.David Lev, 11/18/2013, 6:20 PM

Prime Minister: Kotel will Remain Jewish Forever

Prime Minister lights eighth Hannukah candle at Kotel, and has some words for Palestinians.Gil Ronen, 12/15/2012, 8:08 PM

Chabad Student Center to Spin Dreidels for Guinness Record

Students at the Binghamton University's Chabad Student Center are planning to spin their dreidels to a Guinness World Record next week. Hana Levi Julian, 12/5/2012, 8:08 AM

Obama Issues Hannukah Greetings

US president Barack Obama issued the White House's customary Hannukah greeting as the Festival of Lights begins.Gabe Kahn., 12/20/2011, 6:04 PM