Welcome to our special PURIM issue!
In addition to being so much fun, PURIM is also quite fascinating.
Six of the seven articles examine some of its many striking points of interest,
including translations from the Zohar, the Baal haTanya
, and the Ben
The lead article contains an outline of all the dates and commandments you need
to know for this great time in the Jewish cycle.
This year the festival falls on Saturday night-Sunday (unless you live in
Jerusalem), so the Fast of Esther, usually the day preceding the holiday, is
advanced to this Thursday.
And since it is the Shabbat before Purim, we append to the Weekly Reading (see
article #6) an extra section, called Zachor ("Remember!" - see article #5)
Gear up for the Purim holiday with "Purim Light"
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