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Chanukah Poems | Examples of Chanukah Poetry

Chanukah Poems. Below are examples of poems about chanukah. This list of chanukah poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of chanukah poetry. This list of works about chanukah is an excellent resource for examples on how to write chanukah poems.

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List of Chanukah Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Tub Time SillyToy Boys Curtal Sonnet allegory, blessing, boy, chanukah,
B28-P11-SECRETLY LOVING YOU Jerry Wells Prose Poetry chanukah, 9th grade, appreciation, car,
Oh My Divinity Dawa Zangpo Free verse chanukah, bird, break up, butterfly,
PROMISED LOVE felix anaswa Free verse caregiving, chanukah, longing, love,
Grief Lukas andrew Alliteration chanukah, 1st grade , 4th grade ,
moving the embassy jan hansen Blank verse car, cat, chanukah, child,
Bubble Dakota Hershey Light Verse butterfly, celebrity, chanukah, cry,
Chanukh Senryu Matthew Anish Senryu chanukah, miracle,
Holiday Reflection Matthew Anish Free verse chanukah, christmas, heart, poverty,
Premium Member Poem The Doll House ilene bauer Rhyme chanukah, granddaughter, grandson,

Food Glorious Food first helping
by matthew harris
Connoisseur Of Ethnic Cuisine

Theme seems apropos during Holiday FancyFeasts despite the plethora of – in my opinion witching hunting - reputable male personalities suddenly accused...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: angel, chanukah, image, jewish,

Yule tide pageant merry go round second spin
by MATTHEW harris
such heretics pitched headlong 
into fiendish frothing furnace
forcing obeisance toward primitive popular 
identified, honored, glorified father figure
expressing devotion re: 
decking the halls of the mountain...

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Elegy | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chanukah, allegory, america, anniversary, candy,

Dream is not true of my love
by Kishan sharma
Everyday your dreams make me tight.
Tell me, tell me, what do you do now in beloved.

I do not come without you,
My happiness on the lips.
It...

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Ghazal | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chanukah, books, break up, business,

Cheat is now love
by Kishan sharma
Seeing the craving of grief,
Do not let them invite you now.
They will not understand you,
No matter how much tears.
They have no heart,
He is rich,now he...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chanukah, cancer, care, career, celebrity,

The thing about crazy lover
by Kishan sharma
Do not live me,
Let me die,
Or let me become yours.

Look, do not think 
I love to say love,
Or do not deny me
And die,Let me stay.

...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chanukah, business, car, care, cat,

duality is a lie to make a slave of you
by dai kia
There's a beauty in the twilight
that often goes unseen
we're taught its all black and white
but there's a rainbow in between

in fact when you look at...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: allusion, analogy, change, chanukah,

Flutterby
by dai kia
Butterflies do flutter by and
leaves quiver in the wind
wind willows along its course
a vortexual vacuum of air

air rains down in droplets of life
life is abundant...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beauty, butterfly, change, chanukah,

Bunny Day
by Donal Mahoney
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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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chanukah, christmas, easter,

Chanukah,Once More
by Matthew Anish
The ancient festival 
arrives again 
  Glowing candles 
symbolize light and life 
As horrors continue 
to take place in our world 
We can gaze...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chanukah,

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Confluence
by ilene bauer
A rare confluence of events
Is happening tonight
To fill both Jews and Christians
With a feeling of delight.

At sunset Chanukah begins;
Two candles thus will glow,
While Christmas brings...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chanukah, christmas,

it is time for that happy holiday thang again
by lim'rik flats
Regardless of how you paint the reason for the season
(or ignore it), I hereby invite you to join me in a call for/wish for/thought for/prayer...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chanukah, christmas, holiday, seasons,

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With Sugar on Top
by ilene bauer
The candles sometimes drop their flames;
The lions lose their tails.
The stars come out all crooked;
Some ineptitude prevails.

The wine jugs might have missing tops;
The dreidels look...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chanukah,

Auspicious
by Matthew Anish
This year Chanukah and Christmas 
start at the same time 
The night of December 24th 
Marks the beginning of the festivals 
This must mean something!
Both...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chanukah, christmas, light, miracle,

Bunny Day
by Donal Mahoney
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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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chanukah, christmas,

haiku and more
by jan oskar hansen
Haiku and more
Soothing rain on slates
Heal nerves torn to tatters
By unforgiving life 

Haiku
Rain is decanting 
A transparent carpet of silk
Untouchable beauty 

Haiku 
Rain chased by...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chanukah, books, bridal shower, caregiving,

Fidel Castro the Diablo's Death Christmas again
by Al Juman
Castro! the Diablo of Life succumbs to Death
Castro! the devil’s advocate
orchestrated hooligans,
and kept a destructive quest. 
Turned a civil nation  chaotic.
Death, destruction, and demoralizing...

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Didactic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abuse, anger, celebration, chanukah,

CORRUPTION
by Oliver Muchuma
  CORRUPTION
I look at the horizon of life,
the destiny of our country
No love,, passing infatuation
with crucifixion of hearts and souls

Blindfolded
worsened by highhandedness
closely followed by...

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Alliteration | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: betrayal, chanukah, corruption, depression,

social media
by jan oskar hansen
 The Social Media 
In the basement kitchen cold cement floor no hot water
a towel hung on a nail, wash you face a corner each...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beach, caregiving, chanukah, christmas,

thoughtless day
by jan oskar hansen
Thoughtless Day   

I was looking out of the window
The view was a road and an opposite wall
And I decided to think of nothing...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: chanukah, child abuse, christmas,

In thw Starlight Evading
by John Rockk-Fiordelisi
In the starlight evading, 
On the crease of decision,
The New fallen justice,
Lay dormant and yet...
All potters and priests,
Suckle tragic enigmas, 
And wait in the aisle,...

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Epitaph | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: age, angst, baby, chanukah,