Chanukah 2033 / חֲנוּכָּה 5794

Chanukah (Hanukkah, the Jewish festival of rededication) for Hebrew Year 5794 begins at sundown on and ends at nightfall on .

Hanukkah (Hebrew: חֲנֻכָּה, usually spelled חנוכה pronounced [χanuˈka] in Modern Hebrew, also romanized as Chanukah or Chanuka), also known as the Festival of Lights, is an eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Holy Temple (the Second Temple) in Jerusalem at the time of the Maccabean Revolt of the 2nd century BCE. Hanukkah is observed for eight nights and days, starting on the 25th day of Kislev according to the Hebrew calendar, which may occur at any time from late November to late December in the Gregorian calendar.

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Dates for Chanukah

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Dates
Chanukah 2030 25 Kislev - 2 Tevet 5791
Chanukah 2031 25 Kislev - 2 Tevet 5792
Chanukah 2032 25 Kislev - 3 Tevet 5793
Chanukah 2033 25 Kislev - 2 Tevet 5794
Chanukah 2034 25 Kislev - 2 Tevet 5795
Chanukah 2035 25 Kislev - 2 Tevet 5796
Chanukah 2036 25 Kislev - 3 Tevet 5797
Chanukah 2037 25 Kislev - 2 Tevet 5798

Tanakh

Chanukah (Day 1) / חֲנוּכָּה: ב׳ נֵרוֹת

Torah Portion: Genesis 37:1-40:23; Numbers 7:1-17

  1. 1: Genesis 37:1-11 · 11 p’sukim
  2. 2: Genesis 37:12-22 · 11 p’sukim
  3. 3: Genesis 37:23-36 · 14 p’sukim
  4. 4: Genesis 38:1-30 · 30 p’sukim
  5. 5: Genesis 39:1-6 · 6 p’sukim
  6. 6: Genesis 39:7-23 · 17 p’sukim
  7. 7: Genesis 40:1-23 · 23 p’sukim
  8. maf: Numbers 7:1-17 · 17 p’sukim

Haftarah: Zechariah 2:14-4:7 · 21 p’sukim

Chanukah (Day 2) / חֲנוּכָּה: ג׳ נֵרוֹת

Torah Portion: Numbers 7:18-29

  1. 1: Numbers 7:18-20 · 3 p’sukim
  2. 2: Numbers 7:21-23 · 3 p’sukim
  3. 3: Numbers 7:24-29 · 6 p’sukim

Chanukah (Day 3) / חֲנוּכָּה: ד׳ נֵרוֹת

Torah Portion: Numbers 7:24-35

  1. 1: Numbers 7:24-26 · 3 p’sukim
  2. 2: Numbers 7:27-29 · 3 p’sukim
  3. 3: Numbers 7:30-35 · 6 p’sukim

Chanukah (Day 4) / חֲנוּכָּה: ה׳ נֵרוֹת

Torah Portion: Numbers 7:30-41

  1. 1: Numbers 7:30-32 · 3 p’sukim
  2. 2: Numbers 7:33-35 · 3 p’sukim
  3. 3: Numbers 7:36-41 · 6 p’sukim

Chanukah (Day 5) / חֲנוּכָּה: ו׳ נֵרוֹת

Torah Portion: Numbers 7:36-47

  1. 1: Numbers 7:36-38 · 3 p’sukim
  2. 2: Numbers 7:39-41 · 3 p’sukim
  3. 3: Numbers 7:42-47 · 6 p’sukim

Chanukah (Day 6) / חֲנוּכָּה: ז׳ נֵרוֹת

Torah Portion: Numbers 28:1-15, 7:42-47

  1. 1: Numbers 28:1-5 · 5 p’sukim
  2. 2: Numbers 28:6-10 · 5 p’sukim
  3. 3: Numbers 28:11-15 · 5 p’sukim
  4. maf: Numbers 7:42-47 · 6 p’sukim

Chanukah (Day 7 on Rosh Chodesh) / חֲנוּכָּה: ח׳ נֵרוֹת

Torah Portion: Numbers 28:1-15, 7:48-53

  1. 1: Numbers 28:1-5 · 5 p’sukim
  2. 2: Numbers 28:6-10 · 5 p’sukim
  3. 3: Numbers 28:11-15 · 5 p’sukim
  4. maf: Numbers 7:48-53 · 6 p’sukim

Chanukah (Day 8) / חֲנוּכָּה: יוֹם ח׳

Torah Portion: Genesis 41:1-44:17; Numbers 7:54-8:4

  1. 1: Genesis 41:1-14 · 14 p’sukim
  2. 2: Genesis 41:15-38 · 24 p’sukim
  3. 3: Genesis 41:39-52 · 14 p’sukim
  4. 4: Genesis 41:53-42:18 · 23 p’sukim
  5. 5: Genesis 42:19-43:15 · 35 p’sukim
  6. 6: Genesis 43:16-29 · 14 p’sukim
  7. 7: Genesis 43:30-44:17 · 22 p’sukim
  8. maf: Numbers 7:54-8:4 · 40 p’sukim

Haftarah: I Kings 7:40-7:50 · 11 p’sukim

References

The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary (paid link)
Rabbi Michael Strassfeld
Sefaria Tanakh
Sefaria.org
Tanakh: The Holy Scriptures (paid link)
Jewish Publication Society
"Hanukkah" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
Wikimedia Foundation Inc.
Books (paid links)
All About Hanukkah

All About Hanukkah
by Madeline Wikler and Judyth Groner

A Different Light: The Big Book of Hanukkah

A Different Light
by Noam Zion and Barbara Spectre