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  • G‑d and the ButlerWhy did the butler forget all about Joseph? And what would have happened if he hadn’t? Read More
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The earliest mention of this custom seems to have been made by Rabbi Maimon ben Joseph, father of Maimonides.
Of all Jewish events, a Chanukah holiday celebration is probably one of the most flexible, with the most room for creative improvisation, so there are very few hard, fast rules of what to do when. Here are some common elements that you may find:
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