Purim 2024

The festival begins with the reading of Megillat Esther in the synagogue
on Saturday evening March 23, 2024
and continues through Sunday evening March 24


Hamantashen - Oznei Haman - Pockets of Haman

We'd love to hear from you about your favourite Hamantashen fillings.
(Poppy seed - jam - chocolate....??)
What are your favourites?
Where do you buy your Hamantashen?
Or do you bake your own?

National Library of Israel Purim archive

Purim in Pictures, Illustrated Esther Scroll,
Purim recordings, Stories about Purim


Purim Websites

Jacob Richman's J.co.il Purim page
Orthodox Synagogue Network Purim Links

Future Purim

To see the dates for Purim for the next
8 years ahead, go to our Jewish holidays page.

Esther before Ahasuerus

Read about Artemisia Gentileschi
The most famous woman painter of the seventeenth century
Metropolitan Museum of Art

Thanks to our readers and contributors for many of the wonderful links.
Special appreciation to Mindy Sirlin Martin of New York for the Met contribution.