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Hanukkah: Why 8 Days?

The special meaning of the number 8 in Judaism.


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Published: December 9, 2012


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Visitor Comments: 12

(10) Ernie Pinzon, December 12, 2012 11:01 PM

Great miracle? -- Canada supported Israel in the recent UN vote for Palestinian observer status and me -- praying for Israel. Psalm 122:6.

(9) Anonymous, December 12, 2012 7:01 PM

miracle of the rainbow

The rainbow has become a common occurance. However, if we really think about it, it is HaShem's gift to us and a reminder of the covenant. A rainbow after an intense storm is a miracle.

(8) Anonymous, December 12, 2012 5:17 PM

my life and my family and my dear friends

I am grateful every day for being alive, for the gift of life, and for having children and grandchildren. Although I am a widow, I feel that my husband's spirit is with me, and that HaShem is with me all the time. I delight in my family and my good friends, and in being able to teach Torah. Baruch HaShem.

(7) Anonymous, December 12, 2012 3:27 PM

Miracle child

My best friend survived cancer twice in her early twenties. She was told she would never be able to conceive children due to the chemotherapy. The doctor's were so serious that they froze her egg's. She met her husband in Israel and despite her prognosis he married her. They had a beautiful healthy child a year ago completely naturally without any assistance. She is their miracle.

(6) Anonymous, December 12, 2012 6:43 AM

return of a lost soul

our son was a.d.d and totally messed up in his schools and turned to drugs . through the help of HASHEM and talented psychologists we never turned him away, but he d id move to america for a while where he met and lived with a young greek girl, who , incredibly enough, was a thinker and looking for something more in her life. you guess the end yet? she went to the chabad shlichim on her college campus who told her that while she was living with a jewish boy they would not talk to her, and that her boyfriend had to come along, so they stopped living together, she ended up converting in israel totally halachically and now they have a bayit neeman beyisrael. talk about miracles!

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