The custom of giving 'mishloah manot' makes Purim a good time to consider our obligation as Jews to specifically help others – but not just any others.
Following Brussels attacks, U.S. Embassy warned Americans living in Israel against traveling to Europe, apparently forgetting that vigilance is a language we learned with Hebrew.
Serve this vegetarian dish as part of your Purim meal, or anytime.
Orthodox sponsors balked at pluralistic holiday event with Conservative group featuring women reading from the Book of Esther; city-run community center obliges.
Palestinians barred from entering Israeli territory as security measure; 77,000 legal Palestinian workers from West Bank to be affected.
When Stalin publicly 'disclosed' a plot, part of a vast conspiracy, led by Jews working for the United States, to kill him and destroy the Soviet Union, he followed up by building four giant prison camps for the USSR’s Jews. Only Purim stopped him.
Crunchy but thin dough, with and without poppy-seeds, traditional classics and innovative new fillings - the best of the bunch.
From traditional to innovative, here are the best recipes for your classic Purim cookie.
A festive meal is a mitzvah on Purim. Let these dishes keep you in the holiday spirit.