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The uniqueness of Chanukah

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Posted: Wednesday, December 5, 2018 8:51 am

Chanukah is unlike all the other holidays we celebrate. Usually, festivities center around a meal, a kiddush, Hamotzi and festive foods fulfilling our physical needs. 

Chanukah is a unique holiday in that there is no specific meal. Instead, we gather around the glow of the candles to celebrate the miracle of the lamp oil, thereby fulfilling a spiritual hunger.

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