Chanukah9 Videos

Chanukah: Lighting Candles in the Darkness

In this lecture Rabbi Yitzchak Breitowitz explains the Maharal’s answer to the question which has 500 answers. What is the reason for the celebration of Chanukah?

A Mystical Look at the ‘Rest’ of Chanukah

Rabbi Avraham Reisman, Rosh Kollel at Ohr Somayach, deepens our understanding of the meaning of rest. Is rest the end of work, or the beginning of a new era?

The Chanukah Lights Begin Within

Rabbi Avraham Rockmill explains the saying of the Torah sages, “a person who lights Chanukah candles and Shabbos candles will merit children who will become Torah scholars”.

What’s So Significant In The Oil Lasting Eight Days?

Rabbi Uriel Goodwin tackles three difficult questions on Chanukah bringing us greater understanding and adding greater depth and meaning.

Jewish Pride: Chanukah

Why is it more important than ever to light your Chanukah menorah? Having trouble viewing this video? Please click here to see additional formats.

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.

‘Tis the Season of Unboxing Videos!

Over the next few days billions of presents will be un-boxed – and many re-boxed! What is the fascination of watching people doing this?

Chanukah: Yesterday’s Struggles, Today

This brand new exciting video presentation features Ohr Somayach’s luminaries, Rosh Hayeshiva Rabbi Nota Schiller, Rav of Kehillat Ohr Somayach Rabbi Dr. Yitzchak Breitowitz, Senior Lecturers Rabbi Dr. Dovid Gottlieb and Rabbi Dovid Kaplan.