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December 13, 2012 – December 14, 2012 all-day

This Jewish festival begins at sunset the evening of Saturday, December 8, 2012. It ends the evening of Sunday, December 16, It commemorates the re-dedication of the Second Temple in Jerusalem in the second century B.C. Also known as the Festival of Lights, this is primarily a family celebration. One additional candle is lit each evening of the holiday, traditional foods like potato pancakes (latkes) are eaten, and gifts are exchanged. Jewish homes and synagogues.

For events you might attend, see: http://jewishtorontoonline.net/home.do?ch=content&cid=7295 . For our previous blogs on Hanukkah: http://bit.ly/UR9vvJ & http://bit.ly/TO7i2Q .

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