In Odessa celebrated the beginning of Hanukkah / Sunday on Primorsky Boulevard of Odessa Jews celebrated the beginning of Hanukkah.

At the monument to Duke were about 500 guests, among whom were the mayor Gennady Trukhanov wrote “Route E-95”.

Chief Rabbi of Odessa and Southern Ukraine Avraham Wolff told the history of the holiday and wished all those present a good and happy Hanukkah, and then solemnly lit the first candle of deviationa on stage.

In turn, head of the city wished peace, kindness and happiness, “to Odessa lived in a peaceful town and nothing was experienced.” It from the console lit the first Hanukkah candle, large, set at Duke.

After the official part on stage made children’s groups.