Khanike* begins this year on Tuesday night, December 16th.
I thought I'd share some music to help people get in the mood.
And here's a song performed by the cantor and congregants at the synagogue I'm proud to call my own
*"Khanike" is the preferred English spelling by the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research for the Yiddish pronunciation of the holiday. There is no consistent English spelling for the Hebrew pronunciation, but I would prefer it to start with 'Kh,' to eliminate any confusion on how to pronounce the first phoneme. Maybe Khanuka.