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Al Hanisim, For The Miracles
Al Hanisim, For The Miracles

Most Jewish holidays are marked not only by feasting and celebrations, but also by…

These Lights We Kindle
These Lights We Kindle

While the mitzvah of lighting the menorah is an outward-focused mitzvah – the menorah is lit in…

Chanukah Blessings
Chanukah Blessings

On the first night of Chanukah, one candle/light is placed on…

What is the Primary Mitzvah of Chanukah?
What is the Primary Mitzvah of Chanukah?

Here’s a quiz: What is the primary mitzvah of Chanukah?

Giving Gifts
Giving Gifts

“One who is diligent in lighting Chanukah candles will have children who are…

The Chanukiyah
The Chanukiyah

The term menorah is used for both the classic symbol of the holiday of Chanukah and…

Can We Build A Snowman?
Can We Build A Snowman?

With terms like Nor’easter (Northeaster) and Polar Vortex peppering the local…

The Author of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
The Author of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

In honor of Human Rights Day, December 10, Jewish Treats presents a brief…

An Island Community
An Island Community

As the chill of winter settles in, Jewish Treats brings you warm thoughts of the Caribbean…

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