Candle Lighting Resources

Candle Lighting Prayers & Traditional Songs

Download the text

Candle Lighting Melody – Listen to the prayer


Candle Basics:
Facing the chanukiah, the first night’s candle should be on your right, adding one to left of it, each night. You light the newest candle first, each night, ie, you light from right to left.

Have Questions about Chanukah?

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Play the Tamid Dreidle Game

Download the Rules

See how it’s done on this Youtube!

Some Fun Chanukah Videos!

For younger kids:



Sesame Street Chanukah

For older kids:

My Jewish Learning



For Everyone:

The Maccabeats:






The LeeVees:


The Macaroons: