Image: A chanukiah, or menorah, on Night #4 of Chanukah. Art by Rabbi Adar.
If you are worried about spelling Chanukah properly, don’t. All the transliterations in the title of this post are fine – in fact, anything that will communicate the Hebrew word for “Dedication” works fine.
Here’s the proper spelling of the word:
I was all set to write a series of how-to posts about Chanukah, but when I looked to see what else was available, I realized there was no way I could best the offerings on MyJewishLearning.com. So here are some links to great Chanukah how-tos:
Chanukah 101 (The Basics!)
I hope these meet your needs for basic Chanukah materials! Now some goodies from past years:
Chanukah Videos! (Music, silliness, fun, laughter. It’s good for you.)
The Evolution of Chanukah – How did it get to be such a big deal?