Cyprus bills Jews $6,000 for Hanukkah events’ security costs

European Jewish Association calls bill charging local Jews for police protection 'a new low' and 'an insult', demands bill be cancelled.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/14/2018, 2:46 PM

First open Jewish concert in Concertgebouw Great Hall since WWII

Cantor Israel Nachman holds festive Hanukkah concert Royal Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, first public Jewish concert there since Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2018, 5:27 PM

Goodbye Hanukkah, hello history

Light and darkness - Hanukkah all year round.Rabbi Pinchas Winston, 12/10/2018, 11:31 PM

Ari Fuld remembered at Hanukkah-lighting ceremony

Ari Fuld, murdered in terrorist stabbing 3 months ago, makes posthumous appearance in video from first sovereignty movement conference.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2018, 9:04 PM

Reflections as Hanukkah draws to an end

The light of the light. Sparks of memory, lighting up tradition, drawing us to the light.Dr. Inna Rogatchi, 12/9/2018, 8:02 PM

Watch: Who did Trump invite to light Hanukkah candles?

'In 1944 the White House turned a delegation of rabbis away. Today I am happy to light Hanukkah candles at the White House.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2018, 5:11 PM

Watch: First Family's Hanukkah Reception

Highlights from White House Hanukkah reception.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2018, 2:09 PM

'No evil can overcome the spirit of the Jewish people'

US President delivers remarks at White House evening Hanukkah reception.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/7/2018, 3:48 AM

'Civilization is indebted to the Jewish people'

US President at White House Hanukkah reception: My administration will always stand with the State of Israel.Elad Benari, 12/7/2018, 12:25 AM

Amb. Friedman, Netanyahu light Hanukkah candles at Western Wall

PM, US Ambassador mark 1 year since President Trump recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2018, 8:57 PM

Hanukkah: A battle of beliefs

Rabbi Yitzchak Botton reveals the secret of how to win the ongoing battle of Hanukkah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2018, 12:53 PM

Hanukkah candles lit in Polish Parliament

Polish, Israeli officials and dignitaries unit to celebrate Hanukkah and reinforce their commitment to battle against anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/5/2018, 10:48 PM

Watch: Prime Minister's special Hanukkah message

'Around the world, Jews celebrate this war of liberation. But it's also a family celebration, so there's another war we have to fight...'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/5/2018, 5:34 PM

Watch: Pro-Israel display on streets of Miami for Hanukkah

Israeli-American businessman Joe Zevuloni leadsspecial pro-Israel event on streets of Miami during Hanukkah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/5/2018, 11:55 AM

Hanukkah beat in the streets of Jerusalem

Beatbox and Breakdance DJ Raphi goes to streets of Jerusalem with donuts and lots of spirit and Hanukkah joy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/5/2018, 11:33 AM

Menorah toppled near Harvard University

Large menorah toppled in public park near Harvard University before start of Hanukkah.Ben Ariel, 12/5/2018, 5:06 AM

Watch: Hanukkah candle lighting with Lion at the Tomb of Samuel

Jerusalem mayor and Rabbi Shalom Arush were the main guests in at candle lighting at the Tomb of Samuel.Hezki Baruch, 12/5/2018, 3:40 AM

Hundreds light Hanukkah candles at Cave of the Patriarchs

Israel's Chief Rabbi participated in the lighting of Hanukkah candles along with dedication of Torah in memory of Lt. David Golovensitz.Hezki Baruch, 12/4/2018, 11:36 PM

200 Holocaust survivors light Hanukkah candles at Western Wall

Western Wall Rabbi: Thanks to the survival of the Holocaust survivors, today we can celebrate Hanukkah, here near the Temple Mount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2018, 7:59 PM

FIDF sends donuts to IDF soldiers

4,200 traditional Hanukkah donuts sent to IDF soldiers by Friends of the IDF in honor of 8-day festival.Yoni Kempinski, 12/4/2018, 7:11 PM

Rivlin: Hezbollah will bring about the destruction of Lebanon

President lights Hanukkah candles with crews from Ramon Air Force Base, warns Hezbollah leading Lebanon to ruin for Iranian agenda.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2018, 6:36 PM

Watch: Belzer Rebbe lights Hanukkah candles

Thousands of Belz Hasidim from all over the country participate in nightly Hanukkah candle-lighting ceremony in Jerusalem.Chaim Lev, 12/4/2018, 2:53 PM

Netanyahu lights Hanukkah candles with Secretary of State

Before the meeting between PM Netanyahu and Secretary of State Pompeo in Brussels, they lit Hanukkah candles together. See the photos.Nitsan Keidar, 12/4/2018, 12:27 AM

Watch: Chabad van surprises thousands in Times Square

Chabad hasidim arrived in Manhattan's famous square and delighted the passers-by with Hanukkah songs.Eliran Aharon, New York, 12/4/2018, 12:11 AM

Jerusalem's leaders light Hanukkah candles together

Mayor Nir Barkat and incoming Mayor Moshe Leon light candles for second night of Hanukkah at the Western Wall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2018, 7:09 PM

Rivlin to Holocaust survivors: Each of you is a miracle

President hosts Holocaust survivors at his residence for candle-lighting ceremony using menorah hidden during the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2018, 5:25 PM

Hanukkah candle-lighting ceremony held outside Tree of Life shul

Hundreds attend Hanukkah candle-lighting at Pittsburgh synagogue where gunman murdered 11.JTA, 12/3/2018, 3:21 PM

Hundreds celebrate Hanukkah outside Pittsburgh synagogue

Public Hanukkah candle lighting ceremony held outside Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, where 11 people were murdered.Elad Benari, 12/3/2018, 5:36 AM

Former Israeli Ambassador takes jab at Corbyn

Danny Ayalon responds sarcastically to Hanukkah greeting of Labour leader who has been plagued by anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, 12/3/2018, 3:35 AM

'Hanukkah celebrates heroic revolt and triumph of the Maccabees'

US Senator Ted Cruz notes that this is the first Hanukkah since the US moved its embassy to "its rightful place" in Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 12/3/2018, 3:04 AM

First time in English: Hanukkah - the celebration of the Oral Law

For the first time in English, late Chief Rabbi Avraham Shapira's illuminating writings on Hanukkah: 'The groups of heretics who wanted to split the Torah arose only once the special light of the Chiddushim from the Oral Torah began to shine.'Harav Avraham Shapira zts"l, 12/3/2018, 12:08 AM

President lights Hanukkah candle with haredi soldiers

Reuven Rivlin joined by haredi soldiers for candle lighting on first night of Hanukkah festival.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2018, 10:10 PM

Trump on Hanukkah: Light will always break through the darkness

US President wishes Jews a happy Hanukkah, pledges to fight anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2018, 9:17 PM

'Hanukkah - The spiritual independence day of the Jewish people'

Outgoing Police Commissioner, Chief Rabbi David Lau light first candle of Hanukkah at the Western Wall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2018, 7:53 PM

India PM: Happy Hanukkah to people of Israel

Prime Minister Narendra Modi sends holiday greeting to Israeli premier in Hebrew as Hanukkah festival begins.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2018, 5:32 PM

World's largest menorah erected in Manhattan

32-foot, 4,000 pound menorah to be lit on 5th Avenue every night of Hanukkah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2018, 4:16 PM

Live fire zones to be opened for Hanukkah visitors

IDF to open some of its training grounds throughout the country for the benefit of holiday visitors.Mordechai Sones, 12/2/2018, 11:37 AM

Watch: How to make quinoa potato latkes

Eddie Yakobov, owner of Shop Delight of Great Neck, NY, on how to make quinoa potato latkes.Eliran Aharon, 12/2/2018, 5:08 AM

73% of Israeli Jews light Hanukkah candles

A high percentage of Jews in Israel light the Menorah candles every night on Hanukkah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/30/2018, 1:13 AM

What started the Hanukkah conflict?

Insights into the Jewish holiday that starts next week.Rabbi Dr. Raymond Apple, 11/28/2018, 6:52 AM

A truly educational experience on Hanukkah

The connection between Hanukkah and education.Rabbi Pinchas Winston, 11/28/2018, 4:44 AM

Watch: The Maccabeats - I Have a Little Dreidel

The Maccabeats with their version of the classic Hanukkah song.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2018, 2:07 AM

Keeping the Most Wonderful Time of the Year Jewish

Help the millennial in your life keep the most wonderful time of the year Jewish.Sponsored Content, 11/20/2018, 2:03 PM

US, Israel issue joint Hanukkah postage stamp

Israel Post, US Postal Service issue Hanukkah stamp in commemoration of 70th anniversary of 70th anniversary of US-Israel ties.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/16/2018, 7:34 PM

This Hanukkah event was Corsica's 'biggest ever' celebration

Local rabbi says Corsica just had its first public Hanukkah celebration.JTA, 12/21/2017, 3:46 PM

Where being different is normal

Children who survived past terror attacks and lost loved ones help light Hanukkah candles with Salomon family after Halamish massacre.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2017, 5:51 PM

Watch: Remembering the victims of the Brooklyn fire disaster

Israeli and American Jews remember mother, 3 children killed in Hanukkah fire, recall unbelievable kindness of family.Yoni Kempinski, 12/20/2017, 4:49 PM

Terrorist charged with plotting to kidnap MK Yehudah Glick

Hamas terror leader sought to kidnap and murder Likud Knesset member before plotting to kidnap Israeli over Hanukkah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2017, 4:17 PM

Violent riots during Hanukkah prayers at Joseph's Tomb

IDF secures entry of 500 visitors to Joseph's Tomb, as violent Arab riots take place nearby.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2017, 3:37 PM

Hanukkah songs like you've never heard them before

In honor of the last day of Hanukkah, the Military Rabbinate Troupe presents a new adaptation to the classical Hanukkah songs. Watch.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2017, 1:06 AM

Jewish youth light at sites of terrorist attacks

World Bnei Akiva youth movement lights menorahs around the world at sites of terror attacks, natural disasters in Europe, the US, and IsraelJTA, 12/19/2017, 9:06 PM

DM pledges support for humiliated soldiers

Defense Minister lights Hanukkah candles with fighters of Marom Brigade; addresses attack on soldiers by Arab woman and her mother.Mordechai Sones, 12/19/2017, 8:37 PM

Mother, 3 children killed in fire flown to Israel for burial

Israeli-American family killed in house fire started by Hanukkah menorah on their way to be laid to rest in Israel.JTA, 12/19/2017, 8:18 PM

Rivlin: We will not tolerate a 'trickle' of rockets

Israeli president lights final Hanukkah candles with soldiers from elite Maglan special forces unit. 'You are our Maccabees.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/19/2017, 8:09 PM

Israeli NBA star lights menorah on Golden State Warriors court

Omri Casspi lights menorah in NBA stadium, following one of the top performances of his career. 'A Hanukkah miracle.'JTA, 12/19/2017, 2:59 PM

FDNY chief says father a hero in Brooklyn fire

Father risked his life to save 2 of the children in deadly fire that killed his wife, 3 children.Gary Willig, 12/18/2017, 9:54 PM

Deadly Brooklyn fire may have been caused by Hanukkah menorah

Law enforcement investigating whether Hanukkah menorah sparked blaze that killed mother, 3 children from Israeli family in Brooklyn.Gary Willig, 12/18/2017, 7:45 PM