A jewish festival in which jews celebrate the success of war against the greeks and Antiochus and they celebrate the lasting of the candles for 8 daysthis holiday is celebrated on the 25th of Kislev
The Hebrew word Chanukah means “dedication,” and is thus named because it celebrates the rededication of the Holy Temple (as you’ll read below). Also spelled Hanukkah (or variations of that spelling), the Hebrew word is actually pronounced with a guttural, “kh” sound, kha-nu-kah, not tcha-new-kah.
The Festival of Lights
To Mark how long the holy light burned
To celebrate miracle oil that burned for eight nights