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Purim Activities

Purim Activities

Purim Activities

Purim Activities

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  • Whether you're the one hosting a Purim party or just want to rock out to some Jewish tunes while you get into costume before attending one, our Purim playlist on Spotify is sure to do the trick. It’s family-friendly and totally appropriate for listening with young children. Enjoy!

  • Purim, a Jewish holiday in late winter, celebrates Queen Esther and her cousin Mordechai and how they saved the Jews of Persia from an extermination plot by Haman, the king’s vizier. Central to the observance is a public reading – usually in the synagogue – of the Book of Esther (M’gillat Esther, the M’gillah), which tells the story of the holiday.

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