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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 ...

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 | ReformJudaism.org


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 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 2015 - Megillah, Graggers, Costume Contest, Games and more


Purim celebrates the deliverance of the Jewish people from the wicked Haman in the days of Queen Esther of Persia.

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


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

The Story of Purim - Chabad.org


Esther, Mordechai, Haman and Ahasuerus all come to life in the full version of the dramatic and suspenseful Purim story.

Purim - Purim is one of the most joyous and fun holidays on ... - Hebcal


Purim (Hebrew: פּוּרִים, Pûrîm "lots", from the word pur, related to Akkadian pūru) is a Jewish holiday that commemorates the deliverance of the Jewish people ...

Purim - Orthodox Union


Basic and advanced topics relating to Purim, its meaning and observance. The most complete information source on Purim on the web, from the Orthodox Union.

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