How to celebrate this raucous Jewish holiday
In ancient times there were four new years on the Jewish calendar.
Persian Jewry can serve as a role model for Jews who live outside of the Land of Israel.
The "hidden God" of the Purim story can serve as a model for God's role in the modern world.
A recipe for triangular Purim cookies
There are many unique aspects to the biblical book that tells the Purim story.
Explaining to grandchildren Jewish environmental action
Recounting the moral obligations of Purim before the celebration begins
Moral strength is found in fulfilling religious obligations.
The joy of Purim is preceded by solemnity.
Finding new meaning in tree planting
Evil in the world is symbolized by fruit at the seder.