Thursday, August 21, 2014 Av 25, 5774
By:
Dasee Berkowitz, JTA
The storyline of Purim, which this year falls on the evening of Feb. 23, is a dramatic comedy of errors and grand gestures with over-the-top reactions.
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By:
Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz, JE Feature
There is nothing quite like Megillat Esther in all of biblical literature — and there's a reason for that.
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By:
Chavie Lieber, JTA
Just because they have the same triangular shape doesn’t mean these hamantashen have the same soul.
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By:
JE Staff
From military trivia to Purim, a local Defense worker trains her eyes on games.
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It may be considered a minor holiday, but with its history of heroes and villains and bravery and self-dignity, Purim presents a very teachable moment.
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