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Purim: (lit. "lots"), the holiday that commemorates the Jews' salvation from Haman's plot to annihilate them.
March 9-11, 2020
Purim celebrates the deliverance of the Jewish people from the wicked Haman in the days of Queen Esther of Persia.
The Fun Holiday
Purim is the jolliest, 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!
The Persian empire extended over 127 lands, and all the Jews were its subjects . . . Thus starts the miraculous-yet-natural story of Purim . . .
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.
Haman rejoiced greatly when his lottery to determine the date of the ‘Final Solution’ fell on Adar, considering it the most propitious omen possible, for it is the month that Moses died. However, there are far more sadder and calumnious months in the cale...
Our incredible journey from that watershed moment in Jewish history, to the relevance of the holiday today, to future celebrations too for eternity.
Explore the deeper dimension of this holiday of extreme opposites. Join Rabbi Zushe Winner for an eye-opening analysis of the Purim story and its relevance, and make this year's celebration exhilarating.
This special presentation highlights scenes of Purim farbrengens with the Rebbe throughout the years.
The jolly festival of Purim is celebrated every year on the 14th of the Hebrew month of Adar (late winter/early spring).
Yield: 24 pastries Prep Time: 20 minutes Cook Time: 25 minutes Storage: In the fridge for up to four days; reheat in the oven until crisp Advanced Prep: May be made 4 days in advance Ingredients 2 sheets puff pastry (1 (17.3 oz) package) 1 teaspoon kosher...
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