Jewish Journal

Michel Ohayon

  • Chanukah in Casablanca

    December 6, 2001 | 7:00 pm

    We realized that Chanukah was coming when we smelled the aromas from the bakeries in the Jewish Quarter of the city, where we all lived. In Morocco we didn't have expensive menorahs, because it was illegal to import them from Israel. Instead, every year just before Chanukah, the...