Friday Fun Fact

There are several theories about why Hanukkah is celebrated over eight nights. One legend says that when Judah and his followers went into the Temple there was only enough oil to burn for one night, but that it burned for eight nights. Another story says that they found eight iron spears and put candles of them and used them for lighting in the Temple.

Art-Deco-Menorah-86327a_3.gifIn 2016, Hanukkah is from in the evening of Saturday, 24 December until the evening of Sunday, 1st January.

 

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