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The 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 ...

Men in skirts and wigs, an automatic Purim costume (photo credit: Yonatan Sindel

The festival of Purim is celebrated every

Wednesday, March 23, 2016 • 13 Adar II 5776

It's a real happy Purim this year, 2016 at Boys Town Jerusalem! Although a little late; its the Jewish leap year and there are 2 months of Adar, ...

The story of Purim is told in the Book of Esther or Megillah, which is read in the synagogue for the holiday. Learn the story in more detail from The Little ...

What is Purim? Holiday marks the salvation of Jewish people in ancient Persia

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The jolly festival of Purim is celebrated every year on the 14th of the Hebrew month of Adar (late winter/early spring). Purim 2018 begins on Wednesday ...

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Why the Month of Adar is Good for the Jews

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When is Purim this year?

The holiday of Purim is almost upon us. Already, we have entered into the month of Adar, in which we are commanded to increase joy. And while our gladness ...

The Persian empire of the 4th century BCE extended over 127 lands, and all the Jews were its subjects. When King Ahasuerus had his wife, Queen Vashti, ...

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The Jewish holiday of Purim is celebrated every year on the 14th day of the month of Adar on the Hebrew calendar and it is a very joyous celebration of ...

Seeking joy in the month of Adar

Esther is the heroine of the Purim story, in which the Jewish people who live in the sprawling Persian Empire are saved from Haman's evil scheme to ...

The Fast of Esther (Taanit Esther) is a dawn-to-nightfall fast held on the day before the jolly holiday of Purim. It commemorates the fasting of our ...

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What Is Purim Celebration?

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the Purim holiday for young and old!

The 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 ...

Hebrew Calendar - I feel uncomfortable with month names like "Tammuz" (a pagan deity). I wish the months were numbered on here, the way they're mentioned in ...

Israelis dressed up in costumes for the Jewish festival of Purim in downtown Jerusalem on February

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Objects which feature during the Jewish Festival of Purim month of Adar - Stock Image

A Summarization of Purim Traditions

They didn't happen that often, but a friend down the street was turning 10— cause for a big bash. And my sisters and I were invited.

Adar poster. Adar is the month in which Purim is celebrated, the feast commemorating

Masquerading was a relatively late addition to the Purim ...

The festival of Purim is celebrated every year on the 14th of the Hebrew month of Adar (late ...

What Is A Purim Party?

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The secular calendar we use was originally a religious calendar. It is officially known as the Gregorian Calendar and is named for Pope Gregory XIII, ...

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The months, Adar and Tebeth, from a ms. Prayerbook. Dated 17th Century

None of this should be surprising to a Bible believer or something we should fear. God made us to be imitators of HIM, so naturally, children learn by ...

Ultra Orthodox Jews celebrating holiday of Purim on March 13, 2017 in Jerusalem, Israel. The carnival-like Purim holiday is celebrated with parades and ...

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On the fourteenth day of the month of Adar in the late winter, (early springtime), the Feast of Esther is celebrated as her amazing life is remembered.

The holiday of Purim is observed annually on the 14th of the Hebrew month of Adar (late winter/early spring). It celebrates the escape of the Jews in ...

Gloriously diverse Britain: celebrating Purim in Stamford Hill

School children celebrate Purim in the ultra-Orthodox neighborhood of Mea Shearim in Jerusalem on

Orthodox Jewish men celebrate Purim party at Bnei Brak in Israel

Fast of Esther - 13 Adar Purim - 14 Adar Shushan Purim - 15 Adar

After the U.S.-led forces attacked Iraq, they were quickly victorious and the hostilities ended . . . on Purim! Read all about it here.

Yesterday, the 14th day of the Jewish month of Adar, was Purim in most locations where Jews live. However, today, the 15th day of Adar, in the walled city ...

Pre- School Purim March 1974. JCC Collection, JMM 2006.13.1063

What Is Purim?

... perhaps you saw the first sliver of the new moon last week. In the Jewish world, we're moon-watchers, because each new month begins on ...

to a Purim “tea party” Wednesday, March 4 at CBI pizza at 5:30; the celebration proper begins at 6

Tobi lived with an uncommonly rare illness: Late Onset Tay-Sachs (LOTS). This condition went unnoticed throughout elementary school and into her middle ...

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The festival of Purim is celebrated every

Purim Party (Adults): 6:30 pm till late

THE ART OF PURIM 14 th of Adar, 5770 February 27-March 1, ...

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מגילת אסתר / Esther Scroll Genève, Bibliothèque de Genève, Ms. heb. 4.

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... I participated in a “Table Topics” discussion with Jeremy Legatzke on Hebraic Roots Network. (I'm sure it will air pretty soon.) The topic was Purim.

Gloriously diverse Britain: celebrating Purim in Stamford Hill

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Purim celebrated at Schenectady Jewish Community Center

On the day before Purim (or on the Thursday before, when Purim is on Sunday), it is customary to fast, commemorating Esther's fasting and praying to G‑d ...

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Purim spiel (play) in Dresden, Germany

Other Cool Purim Facts

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The Rebbe dances and sings in his place at a Yud Tes Kislev gathering held in

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Twenty years later, he found himself in Hawaii and points west, courtesy of the US Army Signal Corp.

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The Jewish holiday of Purim is celebrated every year on the 14th day of the month of Adar on the Hebrew calendar and it is a celebration of victory for the ...

Funny Purim story about the Kotzker (?)

The Babylonian Carnival: Origins of the Purim Festival

... followed by a Purim shtick put on by Rabbi Myers and congregants. Our students convinced their parents to stay late so they could watch the shtick - it ...

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