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The Story of Purim

Esther, Mordechai, Haman and Ahasuerus all come to life in the full version of the dramatic and suspenseful Purim story.

The Basic Purim Story
A Brief Retelling of the Book of Esther (Megillah)
The characters of the Purim story come alive in this brief rendition of the miraculous tale. See G-d's delivering hand veiled behind a fascinating story of palace intrigue...
Complete Story of Purim
The Scroll of Esther tells the story of Purim, but many of the details appear only in the oral tradition handed down through the generations by the Sages.
The Story of Purim via Twitter
The Purim story in 21st century style!
Did You Know?
Purim Trivia
When was Haman hanged? What was Esther's Hebrew name? Why did Esther invite Haman to her feasts? How old was Mordechai at the time of the Purim story?
A Purim Potpourri
The Story of Purim in Rhyme
Esther is asked to intercede with the king. But who knows what that could bring?
The Story of Queen Esther
Heroine of the Purim Story
Learn all about Queen Esther, the reluctant heroine of the Purim story.
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