S’more Chanukah Rituals

June 29, 2006

In addition to the lighting of the Chanukah lights, there are several other important changes made on Chanukah to the daily ritual. They are:

  • SiddurRecital of the Complete “Hallel” on all the eight days of Chanukah
  • Recital of “Al Hanisim,” “(We thank You) for the Miracles” in each “Shemoneh Esray,” the 18-blessing, basic Jewish prayer, and in “Birkat HaMazon,” the “Grace After Meals”.
  • Special Chanukah Torah Readings