Purim is celebrated annually according to the Hebrew calendar on the 14th day
..... Persian Exile throughout the Purim story, and since hides behind alludes to ...
The characters of the Purim story come alive in this brief rendition of the
miraculous tale. See God's delivering hand veiled behind a fascinating story of
Esther, Mordechai, Haman and Ahasuerus all come to life in the full version of the
dramatic and suspenseful Purim story.
The story of Purim is told in the Biblical book of Esther. The heroes of the ... The
villain of the story is Haman, an arrogant, egotistical advisor to the king. Haman ...
is a festive Jewish holiday that celebrates the deliverance of the Jews from their enemies in the biblical Book of Esther. She replies that she would like the king and Haman to join her at a banquet. He commands Haman to put the king's own robe on Mordecai and t... More »
Feb 2, 2003 ... The Purim Story, history of Purim and main mitzvot of Purim - Megillat Esther,
sending gifts of food, money to poor, Purim meal...
The Purim story is the Book of Esther; which is a part of the Ketuvim or Writings (
also called the Hagiographa), the third section of Tanakh [the Hebrew Bible].
The story of Purim is told in the Biblical book of Esther. The heroes of the story
are Esther, a beautiful young Jewish woman living in Persia, and her cousin ...
THE PURIM STORY Once Upon a Time .... Long ago there was a king named
Ahasuerus, ruler of the Medes and the Persians. So mighty was he that his
Long ago, in a country called Persia (Babylon), there was a king named
Achashveyrosh (as known in Jewish... His Persian name was Xerxes) and a