TwelveTotems.blog wish all who remember and observe a happy Chanukah. Chanukah commemorates the victorious revolt of the Judeans (167 – 160 BCE) against their Seleucid Greek oppressors who tried to outlaw the worship of the G-d of Israel. Chanukah is celebrated for eight days beginning on the 25th of Kislev (Marpa’im) through the 2nd/3rd of Tevet on the Hebrew calendar. This year, Chanukah begins at sundown Sunday, December 2, 2018, and ends sunset Monday, December 10, 2018! Chag Chanukah Sameach!