Purim is a Jewish holiday that commemorates the saving of the Jewish people
from Haman, who was planning to kill all the Jews.
Mar 13, 2014 ... As Orthodox Jews, I explained to her, we don't celebrate Halloween. ... “We have
a holiday in the spring called Purim where the kids dress up in ...
Reprinted with permission from Jewish Family & Life! Recently, someone asked
me whether I liked Purim better than Halloween. It seemed like su ...
Mar 2, 2012 ... WASHINGTON (RNS) Debby Levitt's four children are dressing up big time for
Purim, one of the more raucous of Jewish holidays, which begins ...
The joyous holiday of Purim celebrates the salvation of the Jews from the wicked
... referred to as the "Jewish Mardi Gras" or "Jewish Halloween" by non-Jews.
I know its origins aren't very "Jewish," but I'm worried that my kids will feel left out
if ... Forget about Halloween and wait for Purim to turn the neighborhood upside ...
Dear Rabbi: Why is it the custom to wear costumes on the Jewish holiday of
Purim? Answer: There are several reasons given for the age-old custom to dress
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Feb 24, 2015 ... Learn more about what the Jewish celebration of Purim is all about!
Mar 5, 2015 ... Mordechai and Esther declared the 14th day of the Jewish month of Adar to be
the holiday of Purim for all generations. Purim is known to Jews ...
Mar 20, 2016 ... In Israel, Purim is the equivalent of the American Halloween. Religious and
secular Jews wear costumes, party with their friends and generally ...