Printed from chabad.org
All Departments
Jewish Holidays
TheRebbe.org
Jewish.TV - Video
Jewish Audio
News
Kabbalah Online
JewishWoman.org
Kids Zone

Purim

Purim

E-mail
Purim: Chock Full of Food, Festivities and Fun for ‘All Ages, All Stages’
Holiday Watch
The themes may vary but the message is the same: There are ‘miracles all around us’
Creative Minds Come Together to Make a Festive Purim
Holiday Watch
Long before the book of Esther is read, women are designing, organizing, shopping and more
Purim Comfort and Spirit for Lone Soldiers in the IDF
Holiday Watch
Couple in Israel works with Chabad centers to get food gifts and kids’ letters to those in the IDF.
Young Megillah Readers Ready to Heed the Call at Purim Time
Holiday Watch
In Chicago, students have trained for months to help fulfill the holiday mitzvahs.
New Online Trainer Makes the Whole Megillah Easier to Chant
Education
Free online app helps train as you go, highlighting each word to be sung in two different reading styles
Purim Party Puts Persia Back on the Map
Holiday Watch
Programs in Skokie attract a diverse Jewish community
Holiday Watch
Chabad Victims of Terror Project makes hospital visit
Chabad Families Bring Joy to Senior Center
Holiday Watch
Waking up early on Purim morning, Chabad-Lubavitch families from the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn, N.Y., prayed the morning services, read the Scroll of Esther, and headed out to the Midwood neighborhood to bring the joy of Purim to senior citizens.
Chabad Centers Around the World Get Set for Purim
Holiday Watch
Holiday begins Saturday night, festivities all day Sunday
Communities Bring the Purim Megillah to Patients and Homebound
Roundup
With hours to go until the beginning of the holiday, Rabbi Ovadia Goldman, director of the Chabad-Lubavitch Community Center for Jewish Life and Learning in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, is getting ready to spread the joy of Purim.
Holiday Parties Spreading Purim Joy to the Masses
Holiday Watch
Copenhagen’s most famous landmark, a 100-year-old amusement park in the middle of town, is about to be home to what locals are saying will be a pretty fantastic Purim party.
Jewish Seniors in Arizona Prepare for Purim
News Brief
Chabad-Lubavitch of Arizona’s Smile on Seniors program is hosting its first-ever united Purim party this week, welcoming Jewish senior citizens from around the area at the Sierra Pointe retirement community in Scottsdale for a public reading of the Scroll of Esther and a celebratory meal.
Smolensk Restaurant Hosts Hundreds of Jewish Partiers
Photo Gallery
Smolensk, Russia’s 7/40 restaurant hosted a kosher Purim party for 200 members of the local Jewish community.
Thailand Jewish Community Unites for Holiday Celebration
Photo Gallery
Members of Thailand’s diverse Jewish community gathered for a grand Purim celebration in the heart of the Southeast Asia nation’s capital.
Purim Festivities Draw Crowds Worldwide
Photo Gallery
Jewish communities around the world celebrated the holiday of Purim earlier this week, with costumed celebrants gathering at Chabad-Lubavitch centers, street-corners and other locations to listen to readings of the Scroll of Esther, give each other gifts of food, distribute money to the poor and partake in a festive meal.
Jewish Students Find Purim Parties in Locations Worldwide
Campus Life
Yaakov Cohen, 21, has never read the Scroll of Esther, known in Hebrew as the megillah, before, much less in Nicaragua. But this Purim he’ll be there, scroll in hand, part of a group of 10 students volunteering in a remote village as a participant in the University of Maryland Hillel’s Alternative Spring Break program.
Communities Around the World Psyched for Purim Festivities
Holiday Watch
Jewish communities around the world are bringing in the Purim holiday this year with feasts, parties, gift giving and entertainment.
Arizona Synagogue Educating Public About Kosher Wine
Holiday Watch
Jeremy Lite always looks forward to Purim, but this year, there’s even more excitement in store. He and his wife, Sharon, bought four raffle tickets that make them eligible to win 101 bottles of kosher wine and a cooler to store it all.
Food for the Soul to Accompany Purim Gift Baskets
News Brief
Looking for a little spiritual heft to accompany your Purim gift basket this year?
Fifth Graders Send Purim Treats to Soldiers and Inmates
Holiday Watch
While they might not be ready to join the army just yet, Rabbi Mordechai Lichy’s class of fifth grade boys is still trying to be all that they can be.
Connect with us
In the Media
Find A Chabad Center Near You
Chabad-Lubavitch Directory
FEATURED ON CHABAD.ORG