Video: A Chanukah Spark From Israel
Chanukah 2017

Video: A Chanukah Spark From Israel

Also, on this day packed with menorah lightings, here's a primer on the history of public menorah displays.

Kyra Goldman on the Yaffo beach in 2016.
Kyra Goldman on the Yaffo beach in 2016.

Chanukah is one of the most festive of our festivals, so the AJT is spreading the fun by sharing one fun holiday video for each night of the Festival of Lights.

For the fifth night of Chanukah, we offer an older video, one all the way from December 2016. Local Kyra Goldman is on an interesting Jewish journey at Temple Kol Emeth, accelerated by a visit to Israel. We hope to share more about Goldman in 2018, but for now, enjoy this Chanukah video shot in Israel, “Nes Gadol Haya Sham.”

11 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Public Menorahs

We light the menorah at home, but why also do it in the streets?

Posted by on Wednesday, 13 December 2017

And with public menorah lightings coming fast and furious on the fifth day of Chanukah and beyond, we offer a bonus video from Chabad about the history of those delightful public displays.

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