When an oppressed group massacres others.
Can a book of the Bible be funny?
Were Mordecai and Esther assimilated Jews?
Do you fold or pinch? It’s an enduring question in the world of hamantaschen baking. Some prefer pinwheel hamantaschen (like ...
The triangular pastries associated with the holiday of Purim.
How much do you know about this festive holiday?
An ideological face-off.
There are many theories as to how this holiday developed.
With these few easy steps, all bakers can avoid the curse of the leaky hamantaschen.
A public relations piece for Jews?
Several Greek versions of the Purim story survive, along with the biblical text we read today.
In addition to the Megillah reading, several additions are made to the daily prayer services.