Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion

How We Can Channel Purim’s Giving Spirit all Year Long

Juliana Karol, Eliana Fischel, & Eric Abbott
February 26, 2018

At the end of M’gillat Esther, the Jewish people celebrate their survival with merrymaking, feasting, and sending gifts to one another and to the poor. As a result, today’s Purim celebration has become inextricable from our obligation to share our bounty with.