Jewish people around the world will light the sixth Hanukkah candle on Sunday night. In Israel, children are enjoying their holiday vacation and eating plenty of jelly-filled doughnuts and potato pancakes.







An IDF commander, Mayor of Efrat Oded Revivi and students from Yeshivat Orot in Efrat light the Hanukkah candles on the fifth night at the Gush Etzion Junction

An IDF commander, Mayor of Efrat Oded Revivi and students from Yeshivat Orot in Efrat light the Hanukkah candles on the fifth night at the Gush Etzion Junction Photo Credit: Gershon Elinson/Flash 90







Hanukkah ceremony in Jerusalem’s Mamilla mall

Hanukkah ceremony in Jerusalem’s Mamilla mall Photo Credit: Mendy Hechtman/Flash 90






Aviad Sapir holds a handmade Hanukiah in honor of Israel’s upcoming 70th Independence Day celebrations

Aviad Sapir holds a handmade Hanukiah in honor of Israel’s upcoming 70th Independence Day celebrations Photo Credit: Gershon Elinson/Flash 90






Doughnuts (sofganiot) from a bakery in Jerusalem

Doughnuts (sofganiot) from a bakery in Jerusalem Photo Credit: Mendy Hechtman/Flash 90






Israeli soldiers and officers attend a Hanukkah ceremony on the second night in Efrat

Israeli soldiers and officers attend a Hanukkah ceremony on the second night in Efrat Photo Credit: Gershon Elinson/Flash 90