Join The Chabad Of Roosevelt Island For Purim In The Persian Palace Tonight - Festive Dinner, Splendid Entertainment & Fun Fit For The Whole Family
Join Chabad Of Roosevelt Island Purim in the Persian Palace Sunday March 12 at 5 PM 425 Main StreetSorry for the short notice.
Come one come allDressed for the royal ballA King and Queen SensationA Majestic Purim CelebrationSunday March 12 is the appointed date5:00 in the evening, you don't want to be lateA festive dinner with drinks fit for RoyaltySplendid entertainment and fun for the whole family
Please RSVP to Chabad Of Roosevelt Island at 212 652- 5660 or email nechama@RIJewish.org.
According to the Huffington Post:
Purim is a spring holiday that commemorates the Jewish community's narrow escape from collective destruction in the ancient Persian Empire. The word itself, purim, comes from the Persian word for "lots" and is a reference to the fact that the date set for the Jews' annihilation was chosen by casting lots.The Maccabeats celebrate and explain Purim too.
There are several major components of the Purim holiday, including public readings of the Book of Esther (k'riat megillah), giving charity to the poor (matanot la'evyonim) and delivering gifts to friends (mishloach manot). But Purim is most obviously characterized by a boisterous feast (se'udah) during which participants dress in costumes and drink to excess....
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