What Bracha do you make when lighting the Chanukah Menorah?

Bracha

Lehadlik Ner Shel Chanukah
AND
Sheh-asa Nissim

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The Bracha on Lighting the Chanukah Menorah is Lehadlik Ner Shel Chanukah AND Sheh-asa Nissim.

On the first night, the Bracha of Shehecheyanu is recited as well, immediately after Sheh-asa Nissim.

Hebrew

בָּרוּךְ אַתָּה יְיָ אֱלֹהֵינוּ מֶלֶךְ הָעוֹלָם, אֲשֶׁר קִדְּשָׁנוּ בְּמִצְוֹתָיו וְצִוָּנוּ לְהַדְלִיק נֵר שֶׁל חֲנֻכָּה.

בָּרוּךְ אַתָּה יְיָ אֱלֹהֵינוּ מֶלֶךְ הָעוֹלָם, שֶׁעָשָׂה נִסִּים לַאֲבוֹתֵינוּ בַּיָּמִים הָהֵם בַּזְּמַן הַזֶּה.

English

Blessed are You, Hashem our God, King of the universe, who has sanctified us with His commandments and commanded us to light the Chanukah candles.

Blessed are You, Hashem our God, King of the universe, who made miracles for our ancestors in their days in this season.

Transliterated

Baruch Atah Adonai, Eloheinu Melech Haolam, Asher Kedishanu Bmitzvosav Vtzivanu Lehadlik Ner Shel Chanukah.

Baruch Atah Adonai, Eloheinu Melech Haolam, Sheh-asa Nissim Lavoseinu Bayomim Haheim Bezman Hazeh.

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