13 Inspiring Moments of Chanukah

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Chanukiah on display at the Migration Museum

Chanukiah on display at the Migration Museum (Photo credit: migrationmuseum)

The last night of Chanukah; Menorah with all 8...

The last night of Chanukah; Menorah with all 8 candles burning. I used a combination of a ceiling facing strobe and a LED flashlight to create the shadow on the wall. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

English: Event

English: Event (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Postcard photo of Harry S. Truman taken in Fra...

Postcard photo of Harry S. Truman taken in France during World War I. Noted on the reverse of the postcard “Given to John A. Hatfield in France in 1918 – returned to Harry S. Truman in January, 1962.” Donor: John A. Hatfield (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

English: Hanukkah menorah, known also as Hanuk...

English: Hanukkah menorah, known also as Hanukiah. Česky: Chanukový svícen chanukija (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The Chanukah Song

The Chanukah Song (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

English: Original Caption: Photograph of Presi...

English: Original Caption: Photograph of President Truman in the Oval Office, evidently receiving a Menorah as a gift from the Prime Minister of Israel, David Ben-Gurion (center), and Abba Eban, the Ambassador of Israel to the United States.: 05/08/1951 U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: NLT-AVC-PHT-(73)3680 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Hanukkah

Hanukkah (Photo credit: Itzike)

ABBA EBAN, MINISTER WITHOUT PORTFOLIO, MEMBER ...

ABBA EBAN, MINISTER WITHOUT PORTFOLIO, MEMBER OF KNESSET, MAPAI PARTY. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

13 Inspiring Moments of Chanukah

1. The World’s Largest Chanukiah

2. Lighting the Chanukiah in the Ghetto

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3. Lighting a Candle on the First Night of Chanukah

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4. Adam Sandler Rocking his Chanukah Song

5. Snow Covered Chanukiah

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/dominicspics/5225466525/

6. A Chanukiah in the Window During the Nazi Occupation

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7. Magen Boys Entertainment Presents Hip Hop Chanukah

8. Celebrating Chanukah with a Chanukiah in front of the Eiffel Tower

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http://www.mayanotisrael.com/journals/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/eifel-tower.jpg

9. P.M. Ben-Gurion, Mr. Abba Eban and U.S. President Harry Truman Lighting the Chanukiah

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/government_press_office/6429952811/in/photostream/

10. President Obama at a Chanukiah Lighting

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http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2012/12/17/was-hagel-the-buzz-at-the-white-house-chanukah-party.html

11. Chanukiah at the Western Wall

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12. A Segment from the TV Show ‘Friends’ – The Holiday Armadillo

13. Prime Minister Menachem Begin Lights the Hanukah Candles at the St. John’s Wood Synagogue in London (01/12/1977).

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/government_press_office/6429953711/

DONT MISS: Nefesh B’Nefesh Hanukkah Flash Mob

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WHO IS A JEWISH HERO?

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Paper Heroes Location 2

Paper Heroes Location 2 (Photo credit: roadkillbuddha)

The Center for Jewish History is located on 15...

The Center for Jewish History is located on 15 West 16th Street, between 5th and 6th Avenues, in New York, NY 10011. It is home of five preeminent Jewish institutions dedicated to history, culture, and art: The American Jewish Historical Society, The American Sephardi Federation, The Leo Baeck Institute, Yeshiva University Museum, and The YIVO Institute for Jewish Research. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Sample Wikipedia template for Jewish Hhistory

Sample Wikipedia template for Jewish Hhistory (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

English: Rows of bodies fill the yard of Lager...

English: Rows of bodies fill the yard of Lager Nordhausen, a Gestapo concentration camp. עברית: שורות של גופות מאות אסירים בחצר מחצה הריכוז נורדהאוזן. בתמונה נראות פחות ממחצית הגופות של האסירים שמתו ברעב או ביריות אנשי הגסטפו. Italiano: File di cadaveri di prigionieri riempiono il cortile del lager di Nordhausen, un campo di concentramento dalla Gestapo. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Moroccan Jewish women. From the 1901-1906 Jewi...

Moroccan Jewish women. From the 1901-1906 Jewish Encyclopedia, now in the public domain. Category:Jewish Encyclopedia images (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Jews praying in the Synagogue on Yom Kippur. (...

Jews praying in the Synagogue on Yom Kippur. (1878 painting by Maurycy Gottlieb) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Metal menorah

Metal menorah (Photo credit: Skyco)

English: Museum of jewish history and culture ...

English: Museum of jewish history and culture in Belarus Русский: Музей истории и культуры евреев Беларуси (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

American Jewish History

American Jewish History (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

WHO IS A JEWISH HERO?

This album was created from names suggested by our page fans after they were asked to send names of historical Jewish persons who showed outstanding heroism or leadership in exceptional conditions, sacrificing or endangering his/her life or freedom for the sake of the Jewish People and whose actions have left significant impact in Jewish history. The vote by the page followers on the 2013 Eight Lights of Heroism will be held on November 24, before the Chanukkah Festival,
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