Category Archives: Jewish Holidays

What is a Hanukkah Dreidel?

It is the first day of Hanukkah, the latkes are ready, waiting on the table, the Hanukkiyah is it and the children are waiting to play spin the dreidel. Silver, wood, glass or acrylic dreidel in bright colors and decorated with Jewish symbol, but how well do you really know the dreidel you are holding […]

Bar and Bat Mitzvah: Jewish rites of Passage

As children we dream of growing up, becoming adults and masters of our destiny. Every year we plan a festive birthday celebration, putting together a gifts wish list, dream of the biggest birthday cake and party that will remain in everyone’s memories for many years to come. Bar Mitzvah and Bat Mitzvah celebrations are no […]

4 Most interesting facts about the Dreidel

The menorah is lit, baked Sufganiyot on the table, their aroma fills the room on a cold winter night, the entire family gathers on the carpet or table after the traditional lighting the menorah candles ceremony, singing Maoz Tzur and you are about to being a spin the dreidel competition. Wait! Before you start spinning […]