Menorah

The 7-foot-tall, nine-branched candelabrum made of iron in the front yard of the Jewish-owned fast-f
McDonald’s public menorah is Hanukkah symbol in Brazilian Amazon

In a first, the 7-foot-tall, nine-branched candelabrum made of iron in the front yard of the Jewish-owned fast-food restaurant has become a picture spot for passersby at a major avenue in Manaus.

By MARCUS GILBAN/JTA
25/12/2019
Hanukkah greetings from astronaut Jessica Meir's Twitter account.
‘Happy Hanukkah from space,’ Jessica Meir says wearing menorah socks

Meir, the daughter of an Israeli doctor who moved to Sweden and later to the US, joined the ISS crew in September. Two weeks later, she participated in the first all-female spacewalk.

Cafe Greg, Mac TA unveil hall of fame

The event was held at Cafe Greg’s flagship store in the Dizengoff Center Mall, which was decorated with holiday and Maccabi Tel Aviv symbols.

Ice menorah for Hanukkah in Tomsk, Siberia, December 2019.
Majestic ice menorah ready for Hanukkah in freezing Siberia

The menorah is expected to stand outside the synagogue in Tomsk until it warms up around Pesach.

Hanukkah menorah set up at the Western Wall On December 17, 2019.
Two-meter high menorah lands at the Western Wall ahead of Hanukkah

A public lighting with distinguished guests is going to take place every night from December 22 to December 30.

CEO of Hazorfim Yakov Merdinger looks at produced silver candlesticks and menorahs.
Uniting the Jewish people through producing Hanukkah menorahs

‘Hanukkah for all Jewish people represents our strong roots,’ says Hazorfim CEO Yakov Merdinger.

Bowling Green’s mystery missing menorah found 22 years later

In 1997, ‘Charging Bull’ sculptor Arturo Di Modica created the menorah and it was used that year for Hanukkah.

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Dutch Christians donate Europe’s largest menorah to rocket-battered Sderot

Boasting a 6-ton base and a frame shaped like a Star of David, the Dutch menorah has featured in Hanukkah candle-lighting ceremonies organized across the kingdom over the past six years.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
10/09/2019
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