‘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.
White House throws one heck of a Hanukkah partyHearing the US President speak about message of Hannukah is a truly inspiring event, says party attendee Robbie Medwed.
Teen terror victim to light eighth candle at KotelNaor Shalev, critically injured in a stabbing in Pisgat Ze'ev, will light the final candle of Hanukkah in public Kotel ceremony.
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.
Rabbi Stern lights 4th candle at KotelChief Rabbi of Jerusalem lit Hanukkah candles alongside MK Yitzhak Herzog. 'Lighting in this place represents victory.'
Mamilla Mall: Chanukah is Finally OverGiant Menorah that starred in week-long gala festivities has been dismantled; Chabad organizers begin to recuperate.
Watch: United Hatzalah's Ambucycle ChanukiahSpecial hannukaiah lights up Schneider's Children's Hospital in whimsical, emotional ceremony.
IAA Finds Glass Bracelet from Roman Period with MenorahGlass bracelet found in what researchers believe was an ancient garbage pit; Menorah on bracelet just in time for Hannukah.
Rivlin Lights Hannukah Candles with Holocaust SurvivorsPresident Reuven Rivlin says there is 'no greater responsibility' than ensuring survivors' welfare in candle-lighting ceremony.
Special Candlelighting Ceremony Held for Dalia Lemkos35-inch high hannukiah from medical parts donated from Yad Sarah, lit in Dalia's memory in moving ceremony.
The Hanukkah Menorah: Past and PresentHow the Menorah became a Jewish icon.
Reform Center: Let Women Light Candles in BGUReform Center for Religion and State, female students, say men-only candle lighting at official ceremony is discriminatory.
Beit Shemesh Girls Seek Unity on HannukahSpreading the light of Hanukkah: Girls use festival to spread goodwill, unity in divided city; Haifa girls honor fallen hero.
Hanukkah Begins Tonight; Celebrations Commence WorldwideThe Jewish people celebrate the Festival of Lights, in memory of the Maccabees' victory over the Greeks; first candle is lit.
Rabbinate Battles 'Phony' Unkosher Olive OilsThe Chief Rabbinate issues warnings on specific brands of olive oil that consumers should avoid, for kashrut and other reasons.
Prime Minister: Kotel will Remain Jewish ForeverPrime Minister lights eighth Hannukah candle at Kotel, and has some words for Palestinians.
Chabad Student Center to Spin Dreidels for Guinness RecordStudents at the Binghamton University's Chabad Student Center are planning to spin their dreidels to a Guinness World Record next week.
Obama Issues Hannukah GreetingsUS president Barack Obama issued the White House's customary Hannukah greeting as the Festival of Lights begins.