Tonight, the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah begins on Christmas Eve. Because the Hebrew calendar is a lunar calendar, the 8 days of Hanukkah change every year. When did it last overlap with Christmas and when will it next occur?


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Why are there eight days of Hannukkah? Get the details on the holiday and its history here.

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The spelling variations of Hanukkah have confounded people for generations. Is there are correct way to spell the name of the Festival of Lights?

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Thanks to Hanukkah’s proximity to Christmas, the holiday plays an outsized role in the U.S. But is it as important to Jews as Christmas is to Christians?

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Check out our top 10 picks for songs on your Hanukkah (or Chanukah) party playlist. What kind of music do you wish to use for your celebration?

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Hanukkah is tomorrow, but don’t fret if you don’t have a Menorah yet. Here’s how easy it is to make one on your own.

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One of the traditions of Hanukkah is receiving chocolate coins, also known as gelt. We look at the origins of the tradition.

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What does Hanukkah start and end? What dates does the holiday run? This year, the dates last from 2016 into 2017.

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The perfect Christmas gift is still out there for everyone on your list! Here are the best last minute gift cards for family, friends and coworkers.

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Want to give someone you love a piece of jewelry? Here are some great pieces that embrace Jewish iconography and faith.

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No Hanukkah celebration is complete without a beautiful menorah. If you’re shopping for a menorah either for your own home or as a gift, this list is for you.

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Does Judaism follow the lunar calendar? Why doesn’t it follow the Gregorian calendar? Why do Jewish holidays change every year? Find out.

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Where to get the most unique and interesting menorahs, just in time for Hanukkah. From dinosaurs to vintage designs, it’s all here.

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The best ugly, funny and cozy Hanukkah sweaters from across the internet.

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Starbucks released their new holiday cups. See the designs here!

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Mensch on a Bench, the Jewish equivalent of Elf on the Shelf, got a Shark Tank deal with Robert and Lori. As it goes Beyond the Tank, we interviewed its owner.

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