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Purim - Wikipedia

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Purim is a Jewish holiday that commemorates the saving of the Jewish people from Haman, who was planning to kill all the Jews.

Why Purim is More Than Just the Jewish Version of Halloween ...

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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 ...

What is Purim? - Fact Monster

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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.

Do Jews Celebrate Halloween? - Questions & Answers - Chabad.org

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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 ...

Purim - ReligionFacts

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... noisemakers in the synagogue, and required drunkenness. Purim is thus sometimes nicknamed "the Jewish Mardi Gras" or "the Jewish Halloween." Purim is ...

The Feminist History of the Jewish Holiday of Purim | TIME

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Mar 23, 2016 ... The celebration of Purim has become something of a Halloween-like celebration for Jewish Americans. The holiday, which begins Wednesday ...

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Feb 24, 2015 ... Learn more about what the Jewish celebration of Purim is all about!

Halloween and Jews?

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Part of this is because it is forbidden for us to adopt non-Jewish holidays. But that's not ... Purim is a holiday with a lot more fun in it than Halloween. Not only that ...

Why Purim should be the ultimate hipster Jewish holiday - JTA

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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 ...

Purim—Not Your Jewish Halloween | Dr. Michael Laitman

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Mar 3, 2014 ... Purim - Not Your Jewish Halloween, by Dr. Michael Laitman In This Article… What Is Purim? What Are the Costumes on Purim All About?

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Purim and Halloween - My Jewish Learning

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Reprinted with permission from Jewish Family & Life! Recently, someone asked me whether I liked Purim better than Halloween. It seemed like su ...

Is Purim The Jewish Halloween? Some Jews Say No - Huffington Post

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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 ...

Why Do We Dress Up on Purim? - On wearing costumes on the ...

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In contrast to the overt miracles of the holidays of Passover, Chanukah and other Jewish holidays, the miracle of the holiday of Purim was disguised in natural ...