Archive for December 26th, 2008

Tonight is the 6th Night of Chanukah (12/26/08)

Friday, December 26th, 2008

A Chanukah Video Highlight

"Hanukkah Bird"

December 26, 2008: The 6th Night of Chanukah

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(December 26) Today we're celebrating. . .  Kwanzaa

Friday, December 26th, 2008

Today marks the start of the seven-day Kwanzaa festival, a holiday observed by many African-American families in recognition of their African heritage. Kwanzaa, which means first fruit in Swahili, begins with a special harvest feast, known as karamu, held on the first day.

Kwanzaa begins on December 26th and continues until New Years Day, January 1st.



On the first day of Kwanzaa the center black candle is lit, representing the first principle of Kwanzaa – Umoja (oo-MOH-jah): Unity.



For more info please visit our celebration: Kwanzaa on the Net

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