The Obscure Origins and Evolution of the Hanukkah Menorah

Ancient Jews also marked Hanukkah with fire, but the menorahs we know today are a modern innovation.

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On Hanukkah Jews the world over light a menorah to commemorate a miracle that occurred at the height of the Maccabean revolution against their Greek oppressors in the 2nd century BCE. But that is a postfact...