Children of all ages joined Chabad of Orange County to celebrate Chanukah with a beautiful program led by Rabbi Pesach and Chana Burston.
Chanukah was filled with constant activity for Chabad of Georgetown in Brooklyn. On the last night, as per recent tradition, a Public Menorah Lighting was performed at the Local Fairway Supermarket.
Lubavitch House of London has had a large electric Menorah on display for about 40 years; this year for the first time they had a genuine lighting with a brocho. The crowd of over 800 people were entertained by Jewish singer Shloime Gertner. For many of the local community, it was their first time attending a public Menorah lighting.
Chabad across Essex has just facilitated its largest, busiest and most phenomenal Chanukah yet. Between all the events over 1,850 people participated, young and old together. Over 1,500 doughnuts were consumed, 2,500 latkes and 65 litres of hot chocolate.
Hundreds attended the great Menorah lighting in front of the Amsterdam Royal Palace in Dam Square. The event was organized by shliach Rabbi Menachem Evers and attended by the vice mayor of Amsterdam, Simone Kukenheim, and the Israeli Ambassador to the Netherlands Naor Gilon.
Chabad of South Florida brought the heat of Chanukah to the Miami Heat’s game with a packed house. The event followed another successful Chanukah event with the Mian=mi Dolphins.
As the shluchim celebrate thirty years of shlichus in the city of Kharkov, the light of Torah is getting brighter and brighter. Large menorah lighting’s took place this year in every corner of Kharkov, and each day was filled of even more pirsumei nissa.
The Rostov Jewish community has a long list of the elderly and homebound. Rabbi Chaim Danzinger and a team of volunteers visit those on the list, bringing food, medicine, seasonal and holiday supplies, and much appreciated social interaction. One encounter was extra special.
A car menorah parade drove through the streets of Paris, bring the light of the menorah to thousands. Here is a photo gallery of the event.
Millions of people across Sydney, Australia get to share in Chanukah Celebration with a grand Menorah lighting and circus event.
Over 1000 people gathered on the San Antonio River in the heart of downtown San Antonio for the 22 Annual Chanukah on the River celebration. Hundreds of people cruised down the river in special boats outfitted with Menorahs.
On the first night of Chanukah hundreds of locals and visitors, ranging from children to seniors attended “Chanukah on the Park,” a Chabad of Forest Hills North tradition since 2015.
Photo Gallery: Hundreds of children joined together this week, for a grand Tzivos Hashem Chanukah event in Paris.
For the thirteenth year, the public menorah was lit in Moscows Red Square. The menorah was lit by Russia’s Chief Rabbi and shliach, Rabbi Berel Lazar.
Watch as President Donald Trump and the First Lady participate in the a Chanukah reception at the White House. Also participating in the event was Professor Alan Dershowitz, as well as a Chabad Shliach.
A creative fair was held at Cheder Chabads Girls School of Long Island. Displays included a Solar System Menorah, a Rube Goldberg Machine, and the Five Senses of Chanukah.
Almaty Kazakhstan had a most impressive Chanukah. Menorah lightings in Public, and in private homes, from preparations to after farbrengens, watch as the light of chanukah spreads outwards to light up every soul.
This Chanukah, the concept of spreading the light was taken quite literally by Rabbi Avrohom Holtzberg of Chabad of Georgetown, Brooklyn. Throughout the eight days of Chanukah every corner of the neighborhood was reached and reminded of the miracle.
Friendship Circle Brooklyn hosted a Chanukah party in Crown Heights. With music, dancing, and an array of entertainment they made memories never to be forgotten.
In a beautiful show of Jewish revival, a great Dutch Hall, which has not seen a Jewish event since World War Two, hosted a Chanukah concert this year.
Chabad of the Valley’s highly acclaimed “Chanukah at CityWALK” has become known as the preeminent Chanukah event on the West Coast and this year was no different as families came out in record numbers and flocked to the plaza at Universal Studios CityWALK.
An incredible event at the “Plaza Alemania” in Buenos Aires, Argentina attracted a crowd of over 650 people. The Menorah, a 22 foot masterpiece, was the center of the event, with games for kids, art projects, food, and more culminating for a great time.