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Remember the Hanukkah party at Trump's hotel? Azerbaijani envoy doesn't get the kerfuffle

Jewish Telegraphic Agency - Mar 27, 2017
(JTA) – Elin Suleymanov likes Jews, but can't figure them out: What was all that noise about when his embassy hosted a Hanukkah party at the Trump International Hotel? “That exposed some strange divisions” in the Jewish community, the Azerbaijani ...

A Cappella Groups Enjoy a 'La La Passover' While Hanging With Their 'Seder Crew'

Newsweek - Apr 9, 2017
The Y-Studs most recent holiday video is “La La Passover,” an impressive take on the movie's opener and an original contribution to the burgeoning genre of Passover and Hanukkah music videos. “We liked the energy and the theater and thought we could ...

The Real History Of Hanukkah Is More Complicated Than You Thought

Huffington Post - Dec 24, 2016
Jews celebrate Hanukkah for eight days to commemorate this miracle, lighting an additional candle on a special Hanukkah menorah ― or Hannukiah ― each night of the holiday. That is also why it is customary on Hanukkah to eat foods fried in oil, like ...

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Hanukkah books

The Superfun Times Vegan Holiday Cookbook: Entertaining for Absolutely Every Occasion

by: Isa Chandra Moskowitz
Bestselling author, vegan goddess, and comfort food queen Isa Chandra Moskowitz is back with her biggest book ever--to prove that making festive vegan food for any occasion can be easy, delicious, and superfun.
Gone are the days of stressing over how to please family and friends with different dietary needs. Bursting with knock-your-socks-off, mind-bogglingly tasty vegan recipes for Cinnamon Apple Crepes, Cheeseburger Pizza, Biscuits and Gravy, Churro Biscotti, and so much more, The Superfun Times Vegan Holiday Cookbook.
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Oskar and the Eight Blessings

by: Tanya Simon, Richard Simon

Winner of the 2015 National Jewish Book Award for Children's Literature

A refugee seeking sanctuary from the horrors of Kristallnacht, Oskar arrives by ship in New York City with only a photograph and an address for an aunt he has never met. It is both the seventh day of Hanukkah and Christmas Eve, 1938. As Oskar walks the length of Manhattan, from the Battery to his new home in the north of the city, he passes experiences the city's many holiday sights, and encounters it various residents.
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Hebrew Illuminations 2017 Wall Calendar: A 16-Month Jewish Calendar by Adam Rhine

by: Adam Rhine, Amber Lotus Publishing

The spirit of Jewish tradition comes alive in the Hebrew Illuminations 2016–2017 Jewish calendar, featuring sacred letters and words from Jewish scripture. Jewish artist Adam Rhine's stunning Judaic paintings combine modern aesthetics with the influence of medieval illuminated manuscripts and lettering.