Manchester gatherings Celebrity Manchester

What date is Hanukkah 2021 and why is it celebrated?

Reading now: 576

Jewish communities in Greater Manchester will start celebrating Hanukkah this weekend – and unlike last year, they will be able to enjoy it together.

The Jewish festival of light, which lasts eight nights, involves lighting candles on a menorah , eating fried foods and playing with spinning tops called dreidels .

But communities across the region were not allowed to celebrate Hanukkah with other households last year as Tier 3 rules banned meeting in most places. READ MORE: Jewish drag queen

The website is an aggregator of news from open sources. The source is indicated at the beginning and at the end of the announcement. You can send a complaint on the news if you find it unreliable.

Related News