May 23, 2017 ~ Shabbat KALLAH. Maqam HOSENI.

Hanukkah

Hanukkah, The Festival of Lights

Observed on 25 Kislev.

List of maqamat for each day of Hanukkah:

Hanukkah Day: (1) Rahawi (2) Iraq (3) Sigah (4) Saba (5) Rast (6) Nahwand (7) Sigah (8) Bayat

Image from Sassoon Manuscript #647 of the Maqamat and Pizmonim used on Hanukkah in Aleppo, circa 1850.

Pizmonim

Section Pizmon Page Song CommentaryRecordings Application
1412 203o יה הצל יונה מחכה Maqam Ajam Hanukkah song. Attiah Manuscript Mosseri-Kozli Manuscript Recording
Recording
Recording
Eliahu Saal- Qaddish
Rahawi Nawah 440 363 יצא למלוך מבית סורים ישראל בר משה בר לוי חזק Shabbat Miqes. Abraham Sitehon Manuscript Mosseri-Kozli Manuscript G. Shrem
G. Shrem
A Mouhadeb
Ajam 202 166 מעוז צור Hanukkah. This song demonstrates God's protection over the Jewish people from such enemies as Pharoah, Zerubabel, Haman and the Greeks. M Kairey
G. Shrem
Recording
Knis Ades- Rau Banim
Eliahu Saal- Qaddish
כתר
Rahawi Nawah 450 372 אודך אל טובות Raphael Tabbush Hanukkah. Tabbush Manuscript G. Shrem
G. Shrem
ממצרים
Bayat 314 244 היכלו היכלו Raphael Tabbush Hanukkah. Thanking God for the deliverence against the enemies. Like "Al Hanissim", this song opens and closes with the Beit Hamikdash. This song also mentions Matityahu and the lighting of the Menora. Hamaoui Manuscript Tabbush Manuscript A Z Idelsohn notes, 1923 M. Nadaf
Recording
M Blanco
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