Tuesday marks the first night of Hanukkah, the eight-day Jewish "festival of lights."
For the occasion, MPR News Presents hosts two specials:
• From National Public Radio, Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz host their 27th annual edition of "Hanukkah Lights," featuring stories of the season.
• From American Public Media, Mindy Ratner hosts "Candles Burning Brightly," an audio exploration of Hanukkah music, foods and traditional activities.
Use the audio player above to hear both shows.