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Chanukah Poems | Examples of Chanukah Poetry

Chanukah Poems - Examples of all types of chanukah poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for chanukah.

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Mensagem de Natal
Mensagem de Natal O Natal nos faz lembrar que existe uma única família de seres humanos. Entre familiares, quando os tempos ficam difíceis, eles se dão as mãos e se levantam. É assim desde o início...Read More
Categories: business, chanukah, christmas,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Our Chanukah Menorah
Our Chanukah Menorah Inhaling sparked air, candlestick wicks, Exhaling gold leaping tongues, Hypnotize more than magic tricks, Sharing a story, singing songs, 8 illumined nights lighting 36, Freeing us from "Yavan" wrongs, Swallowing, hallowing, glowing licks, Releasing an infinite light the world longs, Flames...Read More
Categories: chanukah, cheer up, inspirational,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Ouch
Ten-year-old David for Chanukah yearned Bought a menorah with money he'd earned His cheap candles he lit But in half they did split David learned ~ Buy quality or get burned...Read More
Categories: chanukah, fire,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The Fifth Night of Chanukah
The fifth night of Chanukah never falls on the Sabbath This is a sign of great darkness That is why, wherever a Jew may be be it New York, Paris, London Tokyo or Toronto or Tel...Read More
Categories: chanukah, freedom, light, world,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Chanukah Tale
I met a young Jew it's sad to say Who wasn't taught Why or how to pray I choked back a tear as I lit festive candles dear 'Gaze into the flames, son Their...Read More
Categories: boy, chanukah, light, prayer,
Form: Narrative

Premium Member Festival of Lights
These days of the year of darkness darkest When longest nights are here The sun sets early, rises late the moon is on the wane In 2020 COVID adds more pain Enter Chanukah, the Festival of Lights ...Read More
Categories: chanukah, light, night,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Chanukah Cookies
I’m almost out of flour And my sugar’s at the end. I do not have sweet butter On which I, of course, depend. Since I’m not going into stores, I’m ordering from sites That quickly get depleted From competing appetites. Yet with my...Read More
Categories: chanukah,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member To Make God Happy
Not all about a fancy tree or menorah made of gold Though holidays be times of joy there's a story to be told Maccabees fought the mighty Greeks to uphold Israel's proud tradition Christians fete...Read More
Categories: chanukah, christian, christmas, god,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Haiku for seasons of hope
a season of hope driven by divine promise harmony awaits ask not for fortune ask not for eternal fame ask for hope and peace small faces aglow with happy expectation of presents to come hope brings peace and joy to minds focused on goodness unspoiled beginnings that...Read More
Categories: blessing, celebration, chanukah, christmas,
Form: Haiku
There is a summer of love Which is stringent and base Children splurge and waste My sense begins to taste The sweetness of a craze Love and hope and give Happiness and comfort to All those who are knave Is the character of...Read More
Categories: chanukah, age, allah, america, arabic,
Form: Ballade
Truth behind wall
Deep in woods lies a wall, people warn against going to other side One day out of curiosity I went there I saw the dark side of world known to few It was unethical, too harsh for me...Read More
Categories: 10th grade, chanukah,
Form: Free verse
When I was small ! ...Read More
Categories: chanukah, 10th grade, 7th grade,
Form: Free verse
All at sea
Oh how I wish I wasn’t me, Buta glorious master of the sea, Whose sails have caught a steady wind but I've dropped anchor for I have sinned Judgement now must soon be cast, Much longer here I may...Read More
Categories: angst, anxiety, chanukah, dark,
Form: Rhyme
Faith So Simple
Faith So Simple Some say it is only make-believe and so the Israelites could not conceive what God had in store, and so Isaiah away doth fled ...Read More
Categories: baptism, bible, chanukah, christian,
Form: Verse
BETRAYAL : after sharing bread
BREAD The Feast thirteen guests unknown guest room Mark, Chapter Fourteen: "One of you will leave me." You will change sides, join my enemies- "Dips bread into the bowl with me." Is it I? asked The Twelve, one by one ... ...Read More
Categories: blessing, change, chanukah, encouraging,
Form: Etheree

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