A Chanukah alphabet

December 4, 2017 by  
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Rabbi Raymond Apple goes through his A-U on Chanukah. Read more

Walt Secord sends Chanukah greetings

November 27, 2017 by  
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A Chanukah message from the Deputy Leader of Opposition in NSW Walt Secord… Read more

A Happy Chanukah from Ray Williams

November 27, 2017 by  
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The NSW Minister for Multiculturalism Ray Williams sends a Chanukah greeting…. Read more

A solemn moment at a joyous event

December 11, 2015 by  
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For a few moments, the dancing and music at the lighting of  a the giant Menorah in Sydney’s Martin Place turned to silence as heads bowed and silence dominated as families, and religious and political leaders stood in silence to remember Katrina Dawson and Tori Johnson who died in the Lindt Café siege last year…close by to where the Menorah stands. Read more

Holocaust survivors and the President

December 23, 2014 by  
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President Reuven Rivlin lit Chanukah candles at the President’s Residence, together with survivors of the Holocaust. Read more

Chanukah tales

December 22, 2014 by  
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Sydney’s Young Adult Chabad have distributed hundreds of latkes and doughnuts in Martin Place.

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Menorah at the Opera House

December 21, 2014 by  
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Sydney’s CBD will light the Menorah outside Sydney Opera House on Monday. Read more

A Canberra Chanukah

December 21, 2014 by  
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For the first time ever, a menorah was lit in the ACT Parliament this week to celebrate the eight-day festival of Chanukah. Read more

Can the Chanukah light vanquish global darkness?

December 21, 2014 by  
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Never have we needed Chanukah, the Festival of Light, more than during a week when global news events have plunged the world into deep darkness…writes Rabbi Chaim Ingram. Read more

Chanukah on air

December 19, 2014 by  
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Melbourne Jewish radio station J-AIR will broadcast Chanukah festivities directly from Glen Eira Park on Sunday. Read more

Martin Place Chanukah cancelled

December 18, 2014 by  
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For the first time in almost thirty years, a Menorah lighting ceremony in Sydney’s Martin Place planned for tonight will not take place. Read more

The Wick…writes Rabbi Michoel Gourarie

December 18, 2014 by  
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One of the many lessons of the Chanukah lights can be derived from a law that the flames must burn through a wick. Read more

Chanukah 2014

December 17, 2014 by  
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Chanukah celebrations… Read more

The good oil

December 17, 2014 by  
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The traditional art of olive making has been taught to young primary school children as they learn more about Chanukah. Read more

A Premier lights the Shammos

December 17, 2014 by  
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The Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has lit the Shammos of Melbourne’s Chabad of CBD menorah. Read more

Light Your Fire

December 17, 2014 by  
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Light captures the imagination…writes Rabbi Laibl Wolf. Read more

A special Menorah lighting

December 17, 2014 by  
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Israel’s President Reuven and First Lady Nechama Rivlin have hosted a Chanukah party for the children of ‘Rachashei Lev’ which seeks to improve the lives of children with cancer. Read more

Ask the rabbi…about Chanukah

December 14, 2014 by  
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Rabbi Raymond Apple writes about Chanukah… Read more

A Chanukah message from the Prime Minister

December 12, 2014 by  
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Australia’s Prime Minister Tony Abbott sends a Chanukah message to the Jewish community… Read more

Chanukah greeting from Minister Dominello

December 12, 2014 by  
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NSW Minister for Communities and Citizenship Victor Dominello sends Chanukah greetings… Read more

Ask the rabbi about Chanukah

December 8, 2014 by  
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Rabbi  RaymondApple served for 32 years as the chief minister of the Great Synagogue, Sydney, Australia’s oldest and most prestigious congregation. Read more

The First Signs of Chanukah

November 21, 2014 by  
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It may a little early to break out the dreidels, but Chanukah candles were lit yesterday at NSW Parliament House. Read more

Yeshiva lights the real thing

November 29, 2013 by  
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Last week, Sydney Yeshiva along with the NSWJBD ran a dummy run of lighting the Menorah at the NSW State Parliament. Last night, they lit the real thing on the second night of Chanukah…the giant menorah in the city’s Martin Place. Read more

A Parliamentary Chanukah

November 22, 2013 by  
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Chanukah got off to an early start when Rabbi Pinchus Feldman lit all eight candles at a special ceremony in the NSW Parliament. Read more