Why does Hanukkah only last eight days and not more?
Hanukkah is a festival of lights that lasts for eight nights.
What are traditions celebrated on Hanukkah?
Hanukkah was created in 168 b.c after the Jewish people fought against the Selecuid Dynasty that took control after Alexander's rule. Also it shows the victory over the Selecuids.
What songs can you sing on Hanukkah ?
Hanukkah is celebrated for eight nights because at first there was only enough oil to burn for one night . Then a miracle happened and it was able to burn for eight nights.The Maccabees were in the temple during this time.
What are some foods you can eat on Hanukkah?
Some traditions we celebrate during Hanukkah are lighting the menorah,opening gifts , playing Hanukkah games and eating gelt.
Some Hanukkah songs you can sing are Hanukkah oh Hanukkah and The Hanukkah Song .
On Hanukkah you eat Matza ball soup , potato pancakes , gelt and brisket .