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Purim

Purim: (lit. "lots"), the holiday that commemorates the Jews' salvation from Haman's plot to annihilate them.

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Step-by-Step Guide to Purim Walk Through all the Mitzvot and Observances of the Purim Holiday RankRankRankRankRankRank
This user-friendly wizard walks you through all of Purim's traditions and customs.
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Purim is the wildest, most action-packed day of the Jewish year. 2400 years ago, Haman ordered genocide of the Jews. His plan was thwarted by Esther and Mordechai—and we celebrate!
Why is this seemingly trivial detail of Haman's plot magnified to the extent that the holiday is named after it? And why is the holiday given a name drawn from the Persian language?
Purim is observed each year on the 14th of Adar, celebrating the deliverance of the Jewish people from the wicked Haman in the days of Queen Esther of Persia, as described in the book of Esther.
On Purim we emphasize the importance of Jewish unity and friendship by sending gifts of food to friends. We send a gift of at least two kinds of ready-to-eat foods (e.g., pastry, fruit, beverage), to at least one friend on Purim day.
When the artist sets his hands to his craft, he turns his back on perfection, as a warrior turns his back on fear...
Purim & Alcohol Do I have to get drunk on Purim? Q&A RankRankRankRankRankRank
I’m going to sound like a nerd, but I’m not. Do I have to drink on Purim?
Not only do we get to act like kids again when we dress up for Purim, but we get to eat like them as well! From making hamantashen to some great ideas for your shalach manot gift baskets, this section will help make your Purim that much more enjoyable!
I “There is one people scattered and dispersed among the peoples in all the provinces of your kingdom...” -Esther 3:8 The evil Haman used these words to convince King Achashverosh to destroy the Jewish people. His argument emphasized “scattered and...
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