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Candle power

Shabbat Chanukah/Parashat Mikeitz (Genesis 42:1-44:17)

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/torah_portion/article/candle_power_20111221

Anyone familiar with religious practices can testify to the fact that candles play a crucial role in normative observance for many religions. It is not surprising to find an identical phenomenon in Judaism, the mother of so many contemporary beliefs.

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