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Purim Nugget: Mind Vs. Soul

Which type of person is better? The person who looks at everything through the prisms of the mind or the person who looks at things more simply and sometimes more clearly?

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Purim in the Far East: A Gourmet Dinner Celebration

Please join the Boulder County Center for Judaism's annual Purim celebration. This year we're going to the Far East for a gourmet dinner, a Japanese musical presentation, and a candy sushi craft for the little ones.

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Purim and “Son of Saul”

Maybe it was the proximity of seeing "Son of Saul" at the Boulder Jewish Film Festival on the week after the Haftarah of Parshat Zachor about the story of King Saul and his tragic fall at the battle of Amalek.

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Star Wars the Purim Party

Purim is normally a time for tradition, but this year Chabad of NW Metro Denver is bucking the trend with its Star Wars themed Purim party.

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Teens: A Masquerade Purim Party

The second session of our Offbeat Exploration series, "Facing Orientation: Gender, Sex, and Identity" will take a closer look at the Story of Esther, as well as enjoy food, company and dancing!

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Zachor – Amalek and Shabbat at War

Before we can get to Purim 5776, we must pass through the only Shabbat whose special Torah reading is biblically mandated- Parshat Zachor, the reading of the mitzvah to wipe out the memory of Amalek.

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While You Are Waiting (It’s Adar, But Not Purim)

We've reached Adar, but this year we have to wait six weeks instead of two weeks till Purim. What do you do while you are waiting for the next big Jewish holiday?

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Har HaShem Provides Purim Baskets for JFS Clients

Congregation Har HaShem generously donated 40 mishloach manot Purim baskets for the seniors and adults with disabilities whom Boulder Jewish Family Service (JFS) serves.

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Purim in Paris – A Painting Party

Are you looking for something original to do this Purim, that could be enjoyed by both adults as well as children? Welcome to Purim in Paris Painting Party.

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Purim – An Ongoing Phenomenon

It is well known that when Purim comes along, it's time to put on a Purim costume. What, however, is the reason for this tradition?

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