This menorah is from eastern Europe. My great grandfather from my mother's side would light all eight candles every night. He believed that the miracle was so great that we need to remember it as well as God's greatness.
Maya is currently serving as a Shinshinit, a young Israeli emissary, with the JCC Indianapolis. Stay up-to-date on the latest from Maya and Enav (her shinshinit counterpart) on their Facebook Page.