NEW BOOK FOR CHANUKAH: The Driedel’s Hidden Meanings

November 22, 2009 1 min read

A very popular Jewish custom is to play dreidel onChanukah. Adults together with children gather around the lights of the menorah, spinning to discover which letter falls on top. What is the deeper significance of this act, and what meaningful thoughts can we have in mind while playing dreidel this Chanukah? As we will see, by spinning the dreidel in front of the Chanukah lights, we are bridging the gap between the finite realm and the infinite.”

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