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By Yaakov Levine
Chronicle Columnist 

Nutritionally Speaking - It's Chanukah time

 

December 19, 2019



This year from sundown, Sunday Dec. 22 through Monday Dec. 30, Jews worldwide commemorate Chanukah, a Jewish holiday which celebrates the victory of the Maccabees over the larger Syrian army.

It also celebrates a miracle that happened during this time, when just a day’s supply of oil allowed the menorah light in the rededicated temple in Jerusalem to remain lit for eight days.

Jews worldwide celebrate each year by lighting the Menorah candles each evening of the holiday, one additional candle each night until the eighth night, when the Menorah is fully lit.

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