Chanukah Blog Roundup

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From the JMC Archives:

Chanukah – 5771 – 8 days of practice by Yael Levy
Honoring Two Sides of the Same Moon with Faith by Brian Kaye
Come Light the Menorah... by Alison Laichter

JMC’s Getting in the Mood… for ChanukahWritingMeditation

From around the web:

Defining Hanukkah:  Spiritual vs Political 
Seeking inner light at the darkest time of the year

G-dcast does Chanukah!

Bake Off
Tablet reviews Hanukkah recipe books

Hanukkah and the Olive Harvest
The holiday’s secret “roots” as a harvest festival.  We apologize for the pun.

Hanukkah meditation from Ritualwell
For when eating chocolate money just doesn’t cut it

The Unbearable Dumbness of Dreidel
Tablet’s reconsideration of the philosophical, aesthetic, and moral underpinnings of the ancient past time

A Mystical Message about Hanukkah from Rabbi Zalman Schachter Shalomi
Tuning in to the miraculous order

Hanukkah 2011: Dates, Customs, History
HuffPost’s Hanukkah slide show

TheLightsofChanukah
Rabbi Zachary Shapiro at RJ.org helps interfaith families navigate the holidays

Is There a Right Way to Spell Hanukkah? Chanukah? Hannukah?
Inquiring minds demand an answer!

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