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A Little Bit of Purim Magic at JFS

A Little Bit of Purim Magic at JFS

I don’t really remember celebrating Purim as a child. I have vague memories from the time my family lived in Virginia and we would go... Read More
Posted in: Community News
Temple Israel of Boston

Temple Israel of Boston, Purim Vlog Shpiel, 5771/2011

Produced and Directed by Rabbis Matthew Soffer and Jeremy Morrison. Inspired by HaRav Michael Jackson, Z"L. Featuring staff and clergy of Temple Israel of Boston.... Read More
Posted in: Humor
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Mentoring and Purim - How Are They Connected You Ask??

By Julie UngerDuring the Purim season, I’m always reminded of my personal connection with Queen Esther. I'm called "Esther" in Hebrew and my father still... Read More
Posted in: 20s & 30s
Contribute to JewishBoston.com's Purim Scrapbook!

Contribute to JewishBoston.com's Purim Scrapbook!

Share your Celebration! Submit your Purim pictures to JewishBoston.com's 2011 Purim Scrapbook. We'll be putting together a Purim photo album on the site, showcasing Purim across the... Read More
All About Aleza Eve: Sweet & Savory Hamentashen and Memories of Israel

All About Aleza Eve: Sweet & Savory Hamentashen and Memories of Israel

  When I was in college, I took some time off and moved to Jerusalem. I lived at the top of a very high hill,... Read More
Posted in: Food
Enroll Me in Purim Fan Club

Enroll Me in Purim Fan Club

I remember little from my religious school days. I was a Sunday school dropout at age 12. But Purim, ah, Purim. My fondest memories of... Read More
Purim: Like Milk Through Your Nose!

Purim: Like Milk Through Your Nose!

This Purim we should remember the saying of the great Polish sage Rabbi AmiChai Dubowduboski, or as his students called him, Reb Adubdub, who taught,... Read More
Posted in: Humor
300 Hamentashen Part 2

300 Hamentashen Part 2

It's (well) after midnight. We did it.   That's what 300+ hamentashen look like, all nestled up against each other's jam-filled bellies, nice and toasty... Read More
Posted in: Food
Butter, Jam, & Wine Bottles: How to Make 300 Hamentashen (& still love your co-bakers!)

Butter, Jam, & Wine Bottles: How to Make 300 Hamentashen (& still love your co-bakers!)

The premise: Bake 300 hamentashen cookies for this Saturday's Workmen's Circle Radical Purim Party. The plan: Gather as many friends & Jewish community members as... Read More
Posted in: Food
Kesher Newton

The Great Purim Relay Is Back!!!

Why would a bat, a chef, and a karate student all be shaving balloons at 4:45 in the afternoon on a Wednesday in mid-March? There... Read More
Posted in: Community News