“Hanukkah-Christmas Holiday Spirit” – A tour in the holiday spirits of Christmas and Hanukkah
|Let us stroll through the streets of Jerusalem when it is adorned for the holidays. Amidst the glow of Hanukkah candles and Christmas lights, we will explore Jewish and Christian traditions.|
During the dead of winter, on the shortest day of the year,
We will embark on a tour that combines Jewish and Christian traditions, exploring the similarities and differences between Jewish and Christian holidays.
We will hear about a Christian saint beloved by children, about British soldiers who gobbled Hanukkah sweets, about the origins of the word “hanukiya” (Hanukkah menorah), and more.
The sites of the tour include