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Best Hanukkah Poems

Below are the all-time best Hanukkah poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of hanukkah poems written by PoetrySoup members


A Letter To Santa Part Two
Tomorrow we’ll have a party, all my friends will be there
And Prezzies will be opened and Christmas we’ll share
And Susie will grin in her red...

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Categories: hanukkah, hope, christmas, christmas,



Holiday Fest At Its Best
"Holiday Fest At Its Best"
by Renee Denise Gross a.k.a. "Grasshopper"

Glitter, Glamour, Glitz and Spritz
Shimmer and Sparkle, oh how we marvel at all the Ritz
It's a...

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Categories: hanukkah, christmas, happiness,

Christmas Festivities
Christmas
Has much joy and celebration,
Rolled into twenty-four hours of elation.
It echoes with laughter,
Sees caring, generosity and love scatter.
Too much food and drink,
May ruin it for...

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Categories: hanukkah, christmas, holiday,

Don't Make Eye Contact
"But Motek, it's Hanukkah!
You MUST be with the FAMILY on HANUKKAH!!"
(Ok Mom, sure Mom, right away Mom, I'll come home)

"Rabbi Grossman DOES do such LOVELY...

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Categories: hanukkah, holiday

FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS
HANUKKAH
Festival of Lights/ Feast of Dedication,

As a kid, Hanukkah
was the Jewish replacement for Christmas,
But even better!
We celebrated for eight nights,
Which meant eight presents!
It was the...

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Categories: hanukkah, africa, prayer, religion, religious,

Will our world ever change
all man are born equal 
Its how god wants us to be 
and live in peace and harmony
for the goodness of  humanity
 
Adam and...

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Categories: hanukkah, dedication, depression, hope, inspirational,

Hanukkah, A Jewish Holiday
Hanukkah, A Jewish Holiday

Hanukkah, lighting lights.
Gather near; blessed night.
Give to God all thanks with heads bowed.
Holy Temple protected somehow.
Maccabees prayed to Thee.
Praise God, Macedonia is...

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Categories: hanukkah, devotion, holidaygod, god,

I am from me
I am from

I am from my mom’s jean jacket with leather lining, from levi’s and converse. 
I am from the cracked blue painted walls and...

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Categories: hanukkah, family, love,

Magical Candles
Winter descend upon the metropolis
"The Festival of Lights" 
   will arrive shortly 
eight days which 
   celebrate the winter solstice 
and...

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Categories: hanukkah, faith, inspirational, religion,

Season's Greetings
Ho, ho, ho, 
I don't think so, 
'Tis the season, 
Nope, I'll give the reasons.

Is it Christmas
When Santa Claus is indicted for murder, 
Peace and...

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Categories: hanukkah, chanukah, christmas, holiday,

MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL
   MERRY CHRISTMAS
           AND
A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR
TO ALL MY FELLOW POETS
ALL OVER...

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Categories: hanukkah, happy, holiday,

Untitled #121 / Happy Hanukkah
This produces a big radish!
Hahaha! Happy Hanukkah!
...

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Categories: hanukkah, confusion, introspection, life, mystery,

Merry Christmas and Happy New year
I WISH YOU ALL

A MERRY CHRISTMAS
FELIZ NAVIDAD
BOAS FESTAS
MERI KIRIHIMETE
KALA CHRISTOUYENNA
JOYEUX NOEL
CHRISTMAS-E-SHOMA MUBARAK BASHAD
AND
A VERY HAPPY HANUKKAH
A VERY HAPPY KWANZA
      ...

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Categories: hanukkah, christmas,

Bunny Day
Christmas is now the Holidays.
But Hanukkah is still Hanukkah
and Ramadan is still Ramadan.

Easter still has its name.
The media needs more time
to make the change.

Donal Mahoney
...

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Categories: hanukkah, chanukah, christmas, easter,

Premium Member Reasons for Seasons
Honey. 
A question.

One?

For now.
Subject to chain-reaction change.

As long as we're clear
about our lack of restraining rules.

Quite so, dear.
I'm wondering about that line
"Jesus is the reason
for...

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Categories: hanukkah, christmas, earth, holiday, humor,

A Giving Time
Christmas is a smelly time!
A pine-scented memory lane time
when those who have
give to those without
as pumpkin and apples, oranges
and peppermint give us all their gift.

Christmas...

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© Sue Mason  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hanukkah, holiday

Our solution
New Year is coming, how exciting.
The bell is ringing every day.
We all make plans and resolutions.
But will we follow? Ask us again.
.
Best Buy and Publix,...

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Categories: hanukkah, christian, holiday, life, new

Daddy Come Home
Daddy's been gone.
Gone for so long.
For him I pray.
He joined the core,
Fighting a war,
Somewhere far away.
He promised me he's return.
When the Hanukkah candles burn.
So, here...

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Categories: hanukkah, dad, family, father, happiness,

The Spinning Dreidel
Hanukkah is a time for presents, potatoes and dreidels,
Everyone has fun, even babies in cradles,
They can watch the dreidel spin, and spin and spin,
until they...

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Categories: hanukkah, holiday

Holiday Reflection
Christmas and Hanukkah 
mark the winter season 
Eight burning candles with a shames 
in the middle 
Pine trees replete with ornaments and lights 
In the...

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Categories: hanukkah, chanukah, christmas, heart, poverty,

The Weather Outside is Frightful
The Weather Outside is Frightful


Christmas in Miami is a difficult sell
When the outside temp is hotter than Hell
St. Nick tries his best in the humid...

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Categories: hanukkah, christmas, humorous,

What's common is Love
The Jesus said that Love will save us.
Will give, protect us and direct.
Then he was gone but gave example
That only Love can resurrect.
.
The time has...

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Categories: hanukkah, christian, holiday, inspiration, life,

Veronica
I was sitting a the edge of the bar
thinking of my new car.
I saw her
she asked me to dance
I loved her at first glance.
She told...

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Categories: hanukkah, angel, girlfriend, happy, love,

Hanukkah Star
If I was to hold the hands of a diamond could you tell the sparkle,

I see farther then any foreign land color with culture,

Like a...

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Categories: hanukkah, art, love,

Premium Member A Shared Spirit
You don’t have to be just Christian, Islamic or Jewish
 to share in the Christmas spirit. 
As long as we respect each other’s views, 
we...

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Categories: hanukkah, inspirational, religious,