Hanukkah Hot Spot

Here at Jewish Gift Place, we wish you and yours a most wonderful, magical holiday. So grab yourself a cup of coffee or tea, and browse through all of the incredible gifts and articles that Jewish Gift Place has to offer! .........
~ Risa Borsykowsky, Owner

Articles All About Hanukkah

  • Hanukkah FAQ's - This article gives a brief history of Hanukkah and answers the questions:

    • Why are there so many different ways to spell Hanukkah?
    • What is the difference between a menorah and a hanukkiah?
    • Why does Hanukkah start on a different day every year?
    • What is a dreidel and how do you play the dreidel game?
    • What is Hanukkah gelt?
    • What are traditional Hanukkah foods?

  • The History of Hanukkah - An in-depth article on Hanukkah including:

    • The rule of Alexander the Great
    • The reign of Antiochus III,
    • The allure of Greek culture
    • Antiochus IV Epiphanes outlaws Judaism
    • Hannah and her seven sons
    • The Maccabeean revolt
    • Mattathias and his army of Jews
    • The origin of the word, "Maccabee"
    • The Miracle of Light and the celebration of Hanukkah,
    • Photographs of 30 menorahs from around the world.

  • What is Hanukkah?

    • How to light the menorah
    • The Hanukkah blessings
    • The words to Ma'oz Tzur.

Our Most Popular Hanukkah Shopping Pages

Hanukkah is such a happy and celebratory time of year, we don't want you to miss out on anything we have to offer! We have a fabulous collection of Hanukkah gifts as well as informative articles about Hanukkah, and we have put links to all of them here for your handy reference.

Hot Hanukkah GiftsHot Hanukkah Gifts
We've compiled a list of our 10 hottest Hanukkah gifts. From $35 to $300, these are the gifts that our customers love to give.

History of HanukkahThe History of Hanukkah
Read our extensive article beginning with the rule of Alexander the Great, to Antiochus, to the Maccabeean Revolt.

Our Favorite MenorahsOur Favorite Hanukkah Menorahs
Our extensive collection of handmade menorahs is simply breathtaking. The menorahs are designed by Gary Rosenthal, Michal Golan, Blackthorne Forge, K4 Glassart and Infinity Art in Metal. Made out iron, brass, and copper, glass, and semi-precious stones, our handcrafted menorah collection is as varied as the artists who create them.

Our Favorite Hanukkah DreidelsOur Favorite Hanukkah Dreidels
What would Hanukkah be without a spinning dreidel! Our handmade dreidels are timeless pieces that will dazzle the eye and warm the heart. They honor treasured memories of the past while inspiring new and magical memories just waiting to be created.
Check out our gorgeous dreidels by artists such as Gary Rosenthal and Emily Rosenfeld.

Hanukkah Gifts for Kids & BabiesHanukkah Gifts for Kids & Babies
The joy of Hanukkah is felt strongest in the heart of a child. Our collection of Hanukkah gifts for children and babies will brings smiles to their faces! Whether it's a delicate necklace, a meaningful bracelet, a dreidel, or a mezuzah, our children's gifts are sure to delight!

Hanukkah Gifts for WomenHanukkah Gifts for Women
Whether you are looking for a Hanukkah gift for your mom, your wife, your sister or girlfriend, we have the perfect present for the special lady. Our handmade Hanukkah gifts are as unique and colorful as the special women in your life. There is no better time to celebrate the beautiful women in your life than at Hanukkah.

Hanukkah Gifts for MenHanukkah Gifts for Men
Dads, husbands, brothers, boyfriends, uncles - they can all be so hard to buy for! Our great selection of Jewish gifts for Hanukkah will make your task a bit easier this year. Jewish Gift Place offers a distinctive collection, all created with a masculine touch, including Star of David necklaces for men and fabulous men's copper Hebrew watches.

Hanukkah Gifts for TweensHanukkah Gifts for Tweens
No one is more difficult to buy for than a tween! Not quite an adult and they certainly don't want to be treated like a child! Being a tween is a magical time and is gone in the blink of an eye. The jewelry featured in this collection will capture the magic of not only Hanukkah, but this special age between child and teen. We have a trendy selection of Hanukkah gifts that will please even the tweeniest!

Hanukkah Gifts for GrandparentsHanukkah Gifts for Grandparents
Give your loving grandparents a gift that shows that you think of them every day, not just at Hanukkah. This Hanukkah, give them a handcrafted gift to show how much you love and cherish every moment you spend together.

Hanukkah Gifts for NewlywedsHanukkah Gifts for Newlyweds
Newlyweds are just starting out and need help collecting the Judaica that will make their house a home. A menorah, a mezuzah, a seder plate -- all would be perfect gifts to get them started! Help them celebrate their first Hanukkah as a married couple with gifts that reflect their love and commitment to each other and to their faith.

Hanukkah Gifts Less Than $30Hanukkah Gifts Less Than $30
We all like to have a little something on hand as a gift for the babysitter or the hair dresser. We've compiled a list of gifts that are reasonably priced and really beautiful!

Hanukkah Gifts from $30 - $75Hanukkah Gifts from $30 - $75
Probably the most common price range for a holiday gift, our collection of Hanukkah gifts from $30 to $75 dollars are anything but common! All one of a kind! Exceptional artists Gary Rosenthal, Michael Bromberg, Michael Golan, Cynthia Gale, Neta, Seeka, and Infinity Art in Metal bring you their Hanukkah best.

Hanukkah Gifts From $75 to $150 Hanukkah Gifts From $75 to $150
This collection of Hanukkah gifts are for those special people in your life whom you don't mind spending a little extra on. These pieces include include jewelry, as well as unique judaica pieces.

Hanukkah Gifts From $150 and UpHanukkah Gifts From $150 and Up
Our Hanukkah gifts that start at $150 and up are those once in a lifetime gifts that are destined to become the treasured family heirlooms that get handed down from generation to generation. This discerning collection features exquisite mediums such as precious metals and genuine gemstones. Make this Hanukkah one they will never forget.