Chanukkah is one of the most popular Jewish holidays, but many people don’t know the full story behind it. This video tells the little-known story of Chanukkah: A civil war in ancient Israel between the Hellenized Jews and the traditionalists. It’s a fascinating tale of religious persecution, heroism, and victory against all odds. Rabbi Reuven Khaskin dives deep into the history of Chanukkah with Michael Levitis and reveals a side of the story that is rarely talked about. This video is sure to give you a new appreciation for this ancient holiday. So what happened during this little-known conflict? Watch this video to find out!

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