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Purim commemorates a time when Jewish people were saved from death around the fourth century BCE, according to the Book of Esther.



Purim is celebrated annually according to the Hebrew calendar on the 14th day of the Hebrew month of Adar (and on Adar II in Hebrew leap years that take ...

Judaism 101: Purim


Learn about the Jewish holiday of Purim, from the Book of Esther. Includes a recipe for hamentaschen (traditional holiday cookies).

What Is Purim? - Purim - Chabad.org


The festival of Purim is celebrated every year on the 14th of the Hebrew month of Adar (late winter/early spring). It commemorates the salvation of the Jewish ...

Purim is a Jewish festival which commemorates the deliverance of Jews from Persia and from the efforts of Haman to destroy them, as recorded in the book of Esther. On the sabbath immediately before Purim, it is traditional to read what is known as the "Parshat Zachor" ... More »
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Purim | Jewish Virtual Library


Purim is one of the most joyous and fun holidays on the Jewish calendar. It commemorates a time when the Jewish people living in Persia were saved from ...

Purim | Reform Judaism


Purim is celebrated with a public reading—usually in the synagogue—of the Book of Esther (Megillat Esther), which tells the story of the holiday. Under the rule ...

Purim 2015 - Megillat Esther, Laws, Costumes, Hamentashen ...


Laws, customs, recipes and inspiring videos and articles relating to the Jewish holiday of Purim.

Purim - My Jewish Learning - MyJewishLearning.com


This year, Purim begins at sunset on Wednesday, March 4, and ends on Thursday evening, March 5. Twice during the holiday, the Book of Esther is read. It is the ...

Purim - Celebration of Deliverance - Hebrew for Christians


Purim is the joyous celebration of the deliverance of the Jewish people by Almighty God as told in the Book of Esther.

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Q: What is purim?
A: Purim dates back to the Biblical Queen Esther. The royal vizier, Haman, had set a plot into motion to wipe out all of the Jews. Esther became aware of the plot ... Read More »
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Q: What is purimes?
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Q: What is that purim?
A: Purim (noun) The 14th of Adar, observed in celebration of the deliverance of the Jews from Read More »
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Q: What is Purim?
A: Purim is the 14th of Adar, observed in celebration of the deliverance of the Jews from massacre by Haman. This is the website that I used: http://www.thefreedic... Read More »
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Q: How to plan a purim celebration?
A: 1. Pick a date that is close to the actual holiday. You can find this on a Jewish calendar, by calling a synagogue or by checking online. 2. Invite children to ... Read More »
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