The Secret of the Dreidel
The dreidel - a children's game, played in the firelight of a cold winter night, the Menorah silently glowing in the window. The dreidel - so seemingly insignificant - and yet this little dreidel contains the story of the Jewish people; the history of the whole world.
Carrying Hanukkah Into the Bleak Winter
How can we implement the spiritual high points of Hanukkah into the long winter? Rabbi Gottlieb derives essential lessons for life based on the laws and customs of Hanukkah
Story of Hanukkah: Who Were the Maccabees?
Depicting a handful of Torah scholars as elite soldiers versed in warfare is an false distortion of the historical record and diminishes the miracle.
The Meaning of Hanukkah: The First Ideological War
We have seen that the battle of Hanukkah was far more than a conflict between two warring nations. Rather, it was a clash of two ideologies
Asher’s Hanukkah Miracle
The Hanukkah song Maoz Tzur saved him
A New War of Hanukkah is Being Fought - Whose Side Are You On?
The Greeks tried to eradicate the concept of Godliness in the world; though once again the Jewish people prevailed with the help of G-d. This spiritual war is happening once again. Whose side are you on?
Lighting Up the Night - Part 3 - Never Stop Growing
What life lesson can we learn from the Hanukkah candles? What was so special about Yosef that Yaakov waited till he was born before leaving his father-in-law Lavan? Rabbi Krohn delivers an inspiring lesson on the importance of always striving to improve ?
Lighting Up the Night - Part 4 - Planting the Seeds
Any fool can count how many seeds are in one apple, but only the highest power - G-d - can count the number of apples in one seed. In an inspiring lecture, Rabbi Krohn speaks of the importance of helping each other ?
Lighting Up the Night - Part 5 - The Secret of the Dreidel
What stands behind the Hebrew letters on the dreidel? Rabbi Krohn reveals to us how this simple Hanukkah game is actually related to Mashiach and the final redemption ?
Hanukkah - The Triumph of Light Over Darkness
Why do we light the Hanukkah candles for 8 days if the miracle occurred for only 7 days? Rabbi Breitowitz focuses on the miracle of the lights and its relevance to the predicaments we face in the 21st century
Hanukkah - Yesterday’s Struggles, Today
Just over 2000 years ago, the Maccabees won a stunning victory over the Greek Empire, recapturing our Temple and rededicating it to G-d. To this day we celebrate this victory, and the miracle of oil, when one small container of pure olive oil burned for eight days instead of one. A fascinating new Hanukkah film about the challenges the Jewish people faced during the period of the Greek Empire and the challenges we face today
Hanukkah - G-d Wins Our Wars
The Hanukkah lights remind us of the miracles that occurred to the Jews thousands of years ago. What relevance does the message of Hanukkah have to us today? Watch Rabbi Shafier's inspirational Hanukkah message
Hanukkah - Sparking the Lights of Kislev
What does the Babylonian/Mesopotamian name of the month "Kislev" mean? What happened to the Primal Light created by the Almighty? Rabbi Yitzchok Fingerer illuminates the holiday of Hanukkah in this lecture.
Avraham Fried - Haneirot Hallalu
Avraham Fried sings the traditional song that is sung after lighting the Chanukah candles
Hanukkah - Bringing Light into the Home
In this short clip, Rabbi Avraham Reisman explains the connection between Hanukkah and bringing peace into the home
A Hanukkah Message from the President of the United States
J-TV proudly presents an absolutely YUGE Hanukkah message from President Donald Trump, broadcast from the White House
Hanukkah - Tap into the Light
Why did it take the Rabbis a whole year to announce the holiday of Chanukah? In this short video, Rabbi Yitzchak Botton elaborates on the recurring light of Jewish holidays
Spreading the Flames - Candle #2
Join Rabbi Yom Tov Glaser in this special Hidabroot Hanukkah Broadcast, featuring live music and a festive, uplifting atmosphere to inspire you this Hanukkah!
Tonight, the second night of Hanukkah, Rabbi Glaser is hosting Rabbi Yirmiyohu Abramov, Rabbi Paysach Krohn and a musical concert with Motti Steinmetz.
New York Boys Choir - "Spin That Dreidel"
New York Boys Choir is back again with a Chanukah special! Enjoy