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Second Day of Hanukkah


2nd day of Hanukkah gifts and presents

Hanukkah, the Jewish festival of lights, is a series of eight holidays which starts on the twenty-fifth of the Jewish month of Kislev. While the 1st day of Hanukkah bears a religious significance, the 2nd day is the time when the fun usually starts. Along with traditional customs and prayers, people like to invite their friends, neighbors and relatives over for a Hanukkah party on the second night. Therefore, the 2nd day of Hanukkah gifts and presents usually feature casual and off-beat exchanges between people.

People like to associate the 2nd day of Hanukkah gifts and presents as ‘cool’ and ‘trendy’. Gifts like record business card holders and leather jackets are ideal for men, especially young working adults. Another evergreen option for men is sports accessories. However, you should know the sports in which the recipient is interested in. For instance, a die hard baseball fan would cherish a gift of a baseball hat or a ball signed by his favorite player. Another great choice for men is a gift basket containing items associated with their hobby or work.

If the recipient is a woman, a gift of warm and luxurious knee-high slippers or a stylish watch serve as a great present. However, jewels as 2nd day of Hanukkah gifts and presents are their eternal favorites, regardless of age. One thing that you should keep in mind before buying is the type of jewelry the recipient admires; is she a woman who will appreciate an antique silver-plated bracelet or some light, attractive platinum necklace.

Kids are always keen about the arrival of Hanukkah as they expect a lot of presents during those days. Every kid dreams about the type of gift he/she desires during Hanukkah. On 2nd day of Hanukkah, kids like to receive gifts that will add a charismatic flavor to their festive spirit. When choosing a gift for a child, you need to be imaginative and aware of the current tastes of young kids. Small girls would like colored candles, musical jewelry and decorative articles whereas boys would love to receive sunglasses, CDs and video games.

When buying gifts for teens for the 2nd day of Hanukkah, one needs to be particularly careful. Some presents like the mp3 players would please almost every teenager. However, a gift of guitar would only be suitable for teenagers who either play guitar or wish to learn the instrument.

One category of 2nd day of Hanukkah gifts and presents that will surely impress people of all ages is, gadgets. With the advancement of technology, gadgets like PDA, music players, mobile phones, GPS navigators and gaming consoles have become part of our everyday life. For instance, an easy to use mobile phone will be an ideal gift for your grandparents. It will show that you want to keep in touch and will symbolize your love and care for them.

The best gift that parents can give to their children on 2nd day of Hanukkah is the happiness from the fact that they have brought joy on the faces of the needy. There are majority of people who make just enough to earn their living and cannot afford gifts and presents. Parents can help their kids learn the importance of giving, by choosing a present, wrapping it and delivering it to a charity. Alternatively, they can make their kids distribute blankets and gloves to the homeless people. Even the teenagers can be made to do such charitable work that is promoted by their favorite sportsperson or celebrity. Such donations, as Hanukkah gifts, are the presents that give the recipients an ever-lasting memory of you.