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BY ADAM SANDLER!
Chanukah (yes…there ARE multiple spellings of the word) begins tonight at sundown….
What is Chanukah?
Chanukah — the eight-day festival of light that begins on the eve of the 25th of the Jewish month of Kislev— celebrates the triumph of lightover darkness, of purity overadulteration, of spirituality over materiality.
Chanukah customs include eating foods fried in oil — latkes (potato pancakes) and sufganiot (doughnuts); playing with the dreidel (a spinning top on which are inscribed the Hebrew letters nun, gimmel, hei and shin, an acronym for Nes Gadol Hayah Sham, “a great miracle happened there”); and the giving of Chanukah gelt, gifts of money, to children.
My ALL TIME FAVORITE Chanukah song is by Adam Sandler….enjoy his crazy humor!
To those who celebrate,
Enjoy your “Eight Crazy Nights”
Barks and licks and love, from our house to yours!
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