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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Purim

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  ...

www.chabad.org/holidays/purim/article_cdo/aid/645309/jewish/What-Is-Purim.htm

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 ...

www.jewfaq.org/holiday9.htm

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

reformjudaism.org/jewish-holidays/purim

Learn about the Jewish holiday of Purim, including meaning, recipes and dates.

toriavey.com/what-is-purim

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

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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 ...

www.myjewishlearning.com/article/purim-101

Purim, or the Feast of Lots, is a joyous holiday that recounts the saving of the Jews from a threatened massacre during the Persian period (539-330 BCE).

www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/purim

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 ...

metro.co.uk/2017/03/10/when-is-purim-2017-what-the-jewish-festival-is-all-about-and-why-it-is-cause-for-celebration-6500509

Mar 10, 2017 ... Purim is one of the most fun festivals in the Jewish calendar, with 24 hours of fancy dress, drinking wine and eating pastries. It's basically all ...