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Chanukah

Begins sunset of Sunday, December 2, 2018
Ends nightfall of Monday, December 10, 2018
Work permitted, except Shabbat
Chanukah commemorates the rededication of the Temple in Jerusalem after a group of Jewish warriors defeated the occupying mighty Greek armies.

 

Fast of Tevet 10