There are five types of hanukkah symbols and they are: Menorah, Star of David, Dreidel, Blue & white colors and latkes.
These symbols are originated at the time of Jewish origin. When the slaves have been brought from syria by moses to free them. The birthplace of Jesus was cleaned and lighted up with a minimal amount of oil that lasts for a night and extended for eight days. The representation of light for eight days been considered as the Gods grace on them and celebrated the Hanukkah Festival for eight days.
Menorah stands to represent eight days of light in Jewish temple, Star of david considered as the Shield of David and considered as God of Israel, Dreidel which is a four sided spinning top used for playing with four sides printed as Nun, Gimel, Hei and Shin. Which of these four sides combine to form “A great Miracle happened there”.
|Dreidel||Star of David|
|Dreidel and Star of David||Ornament and Dreidel|
|Menorah and Torah||Menorah and holy book|