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For purimshpils and plays search under: purim drama
The HUC library is home to many beautiful illuminated Scrolls of Esther.Selected Websites
Purim / Union of Reform Judaism
Includes a resource guide for social action, a collection of purim-shpiels, and parent/teacher resources.
Purim : a holiday of reversals / MyJewishLearning.com
Includes articles on the story of Purim, drinking, assimilation, and more.
Purim: Feast of Fools / Kolel.org
Includes article on the story of Purim and a full audio reading of the Scroll of Esther
This site give the story of Purim, its observances, and a recipe for hamentaschen
A Virtual Purim / Chabad.org
Megillah text and commentaries, kid section.
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