YOUR PURIM GUIDE
Wednesday - Friday
13-15 Adar, 5778
February 28 - March 2, 2018
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The Holiday of Purim includes the fast day called Taanis Esther, the
day of Purim and the day of Shushan Purim. (Definition of terms will be
found in the text.)
This year, (5778 - 2018) the dates and times are:
|Special Torah Reading - Parshas Zachor - to be heard by all members of the family - men, women and children.
- After nightfall, during the Maariv/Arvit services,
the Megilla is read from a parchment scroll for all those who are present in the
Synagogue. If one is unable to attend, a private reading should be
arranged. Contact your local Chabad-Lubavitch center.
- The Al Hanisim prayer is added in the evening Amida.
If one is unable to attend the synagogue, a special Megilla reading should be made at their location. Contact your local Chabad-Lubavitch center.
|This day is celebrated as Purim Day in Jerusalem.
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