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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. This took place in the ancient  ...

Judaism 101: Purim

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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

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The jolly 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 ...

Purim - March 12-13, 2017 - Chabad.org

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

Purim | Jewish Virtual Library

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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 - My Jewish Learning

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In 2017, Purim begins begins at sunset on Saturday, March 11, and ends on Sunday evening, March 12. Twice during the holiday, the Book of Esther is read.

Purim 101 - My Jewish Learning

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When is Purim 2016? Click here to find out! Purim, or the Feast of Lots, is a joyous holiday that recounts the saving of the Jews from a threatened ...

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

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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: Customs and Rituals | ReformJudaism.org

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In the Book of Esther, we read that Purim is a time for "feasting and merrymaking," as well as for "sending gifts to one another and presents to the poor" (Esther ...

What is Purim? Learn All About the Jewish Holiday Purim - Tori Avey

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Purim, which literally means “lots,” is the holiday in which Jews commemorate being saved from persecution in the ancient Persian Empire. According to the ...