Emotional Hanukkah Lighting Honors Lone SoldiersChayal el Chayal, a home away from home for lone soldiers, hosted a candle lighting ceremony at Mamilla Mall Saturday night.
Chabad Retreat Helps 260 Orphans and Widows over HanukkahColel Chabad initiative provides entertainment, therapy and much more for 75 families struggling with their loss over the holidays.
1,500 Jews Find Vandalism at Joseph's Tomb for HanukkahIDF and Jewish worshipers light Hanukkah candles at severely vandalized holy site, bringing light to darkness for the holiday.
Chabad Menorah Honors Sydney Terror VictimsChabad cancelled its annual candle lighting event following Syndey terror attack, decided instead to erect Menorah as tribute to victims.
Hanukkah with Russian-Speaking Holocaust SurvivorsIn Operation Light Up! young immigrant volunteers light candles with 150 Russian-speaking Holocaust survivors and veterans.
NY Contest Features Pork Latkes on HanukkahIrony is lost as holiday celebrating revolt against outlawing of Judaism and force-feeding of pork is marked with ham pancakes.
Watch: Women Gather on Hanukkah to Remember Terror Victims2,000 women gather to hear mothers and wives of victims in recent horrific attacks speak; 'we must change the world.'
Photos: YU Students Create Hanukkiyah in Midtown ManhattanStudents on Yeshiva University’s Beren Campus lit windows in their dorm building, creating a towering hanukkiyah.
Gross: This is the Best Hanukkah in a Long TimeAlan Gross, who was released after five years in a Cuban jail, says "it's good to be home" upon arriving in Washington.
Mobile Hanukkiyot Bring the Holiday to All of IsraelChabad 'mitzvah tanks' to bring holiday cheer nationwide for Hanukkah, ending in Jerusalem.
8,000-Year-Old Olive Oil Discovered in GalileeResearchers find oldest evidence of olive oil usage in Israel and likely in entire Middle East at Lower Galilee excavation.
Hallel on Chanukah: Praising God No Matter WhatThe lighting of the Menorah does not signify the end of the war by any means.
In Time for Hanukkah: 'A New Light'New single by Mati Shriki pays a fitting tribute to the festival of light.
Biden: Jewish Heritage is American HeritageUnited States Vice President takes part in a Hanukkah candle-lighting ceremony on the White House lawn.
Erdogan Wishes Turkish Jews a Happy HanukkahTurkish president sends Hanukkah greetings to the Jewish community, says Jewish citizens are “the fundamental elements of Turkey.”
Obama: May Hanukkah Embolden Us to Do What is RightPresident Obama wishes Jews a Happy Hanukkah and adds: "Even when the future is uncertain, our best days are yet to come."
Netanyahu: PA Hails Terrorist Killers, Accuses IDF of War CrimesAt Hanukkah lighting ceremony with elite IDF soldiers, PM warns they face 'darkness' of extremist Islam 'which is striking all around us.'
Next Week: A Modern-Day Hanukkah MiracleNext week history will be made as experts reveal - and light - a batch of pure olive oil precisely as it was used in the Temple.
Top 10 Picks for Jewish Hanukkah Gifts in 2014Looking for some inspiration for the perfect Hanukkah gift? Look no further!
Rabbi: I Did Not Prevent Women From Lighting Hanukkah CandlesChannel 10 report earlier in December claimed Ben-Gurion University rabbi prevented women from lighting. Rabbi: claims are false.
Obama Meets U.S. Jews, Defends Iran DealU.S. President defends his diplomacy with Iran before an audience of Israeli diplomats and senior members of the U.S. Jewish community.
World's Tallest Hanukkiah Lit in Tel AvivTallest hanukkiah in honor of last night of holiday sponsored by Electric Company; 'symbolizes the power of the State of Israel'.
7th Candle of Hanukkah Lit in 7 World CapitalsImmigration and Absorption Ministry with Jewish Agency holds lighting ceremonies in 7 capitals, main event in Jerusalem.
World's Tiniest Menorah Built By Hebrew U LabBrojde Lab, home of Israel's only Nanoscribe system, demonstrates revolutionary new technology by building world's tiniest hanukkiah.
Joseph's Tomb: 6th Hanukkah Candle LitMore that 2,000 people prayed all night at the Tomb, many with tears in their eyes.
Time to Take Back HanukkahIs Hanukkah a festival or a farce? How many of those who celebrate it appreciate what it's all about? And is it even worth celebrating at all?
Temple Mount Closes After Jewish Visitors Sing Hanukkah SongsDespite it being the site of the Hanukkah miracle - the defeat of Zionists over Greek invaders - police shut down Temple Mount for Jews.
Hanukkah Miracle: Wounded Soldier Home for ShabbatSoldier blinded in Gaza attack spends Hannukah with family after recovering some sight.
Hanukkah single: Benny Friedman - Light One CandleJewish music artist Benny Friedman offers free "Hanukkah gift" to audience - an uplifting song of Jewish inspiration and light.
Largest European Menorah Lit in Berlin's Victory GateLighting at Brandenburg Gate in the center of Berlin attended by German Parliament President, 'proves there's Jewish life in Germany.'
Wounded Soldier Honored at Lighting Ceremony for Jewish UnityChabad Terror Victim's Project honors wounded IDF soldier who volunteers at hospitals; part of Hanukkah campaign for Jewish unity.
Happy 'Thanksgivukkah'! Immigrants Celebrate in Tel AvivWhite City Shabbat & Nefesh B'Nefesh hold holiday combination event for lone soldiers and olim.
Netanyahu: Iran is the Darkness, We're the LightPM Netanyahu says Iran is “the greatest darkness” threatening the world, promises Israel will be the “light to the nations”.
Russia: Publicizing the Miracle of Hanukkah in MoscowRabbi Lazer, Chief Rabbi of Russia, lit first Hanukkah candle Wednesday outside of Red Square, across from the Kremlin.
Deri: Who Needs the EU? Let's All Buy 'Settlement' Products“When they try to boycott us, we must be united" and buy products from Judea and Samaria, says Shas chairman.
Obama Sends Hanukkah Greeting to the Jewish PeopleU.S. President wishes for future that is "bright and full of hope" in annual Hanukkah greeting.
Hanukkah at Temple Institute: Working to Rebuild the TempleTemple Institute Rabbi Yisrael Ariel, in Hanukkah speech announces work on a 'Kohen' school, to be ready for rebuilt Temple.
Video: Maccabeats Release New Hanukkah Song, 'Burn'Acapella group releases new Hannukah video depicting American Jewish family, teen's struggle against anti-Semitic bullying.
Hanukkah Candle-lighting Ceremony At Western WallCeremony marking first night of Hanukkah attended by Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef, Interior Minister, Kotel Rabbi.
4-Year Old Burned in Candle AccidentHanukkah candle fell on the girl’s head, and her hair caught fire.
Catherine Ashton: Hannukah Lights Spread Hope, PeaceEuropean Union Foreign Minister reaches out to Jewish groups after compromising with Israel on boycott Tuesday night.
Largest Menorah in World To Be Lit in Tel AvivIsrael Electric Company will light the 28 meter tall record breaking menorah on eighth night of Hanukkah, December 4.
PA Caught Digging at Ancient Hasmonean FortressThe fortress, an important site in the Maccabee revolts which Hanukkah commemorates, is located in 'Area A' not under Israeli control.
Video: Obama Welcomes Menorah Hit By Sandy as Symbol of HopeObama paid tribute to victims of Hurricane Sandy by welcoming a menorah that had managed to survive the devastation.
Diaspora Jewish Student Unions Bring Hope for HanukkahDiaspora Jewish student unions raised over $7,000 in foreign donations to buy Hanukkah toys and gifts for children in southern Israel.
Hanukkah 'Dough for Doughnuts' Raises NIS 150K for CharityTwo of the greatest competitive eaters in the world cannot compare to doughnut devourer Elie Klein. But a friend says the bib's gone bust.
Torah and Hanukkah Unite Reps. Cantor and ShultzTorah and Hanukkah combined their strength to bring together rival Reps. Cantor and Schultz for completion of a “unity” Torah scroll.
Gush Katif Hanukkah Clip: To Break and Create8th Katif Center video features Ayala Azran from Neve Dkalim, who found in art and creation a way of coping with the pain.
Gush Katif Hanukkah Clip: Can you Repress the Frustration?7th Katif Center video features Avi Burstein, a farmer from Gush Katif who continues his line of work in a new piece of land.
Gush Katif Hanukkah Clip: The Army Recruitment Crisis6th Katif Center video features Shlomit Cohen, a young mother who witnessed the disengagement as a teenager.
Photo Essay: Lit Menorahs in JerusalemAs Hanukkah draws to a close, Arutz Sheva presents a photo essay of lit hanukkiot (menorahs).
Mystic Lights Hanukkah Celebration in Jerusalem with Shlomo Katz"After the Hanukkah, the Jewish people still faced darkness. We are asking G-d to show us miracles again," says singer Gavriel Saks.
Lone Soldiers Celebrate Hanukkah with 2012 Paralympic WinnerOver one-hundred Lone Soldiers gathered in Tel Aviv to celebrate the 6th night of Hanukkah with 2012 Tennis Paralympics Gold Medal Winner.
Gush Katif Hanukkah Clip: He Who is Afraid is the Real Hero5th Katif Center video features Rabbi Gabi Kadosh, Ganei Tal village's rabbi.
Gush Katif Hanukkah Clip: TA and Netzarim Share Same FateForth Katif Center video features Einat Bloch Yefet, a young mother whose brother was murdered by terrorists in Gush Katif.
Chabad-Lubavitch Brings Hanukkah Message to Prime MinisterA delegation of Chabad-Lubavitch emissaries shared the spirit of Hanukkah this week in a meeting with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu.