Why do we wear costumes on Purim? Is cross-dressing permitted or even encouraged on Purim, and if so, why? Why is there so much focus on clothing changes in the Purim story itself? And what does all this tell us about the meaning of Purim?
Join Rabbinic Intern Sarah Mulhern and the Boston Synagogue Young Professionals for a rollicking exploration and discussion of texts related to Purim and clothing, and a peek into the themes of this topsy turvy holiday.
Refreshments served! Expert tip: this will prepare you for trivia on Saturday, March 15th. *20s & 30s only*
RSVP preferred by Friday, March 7th. FREE.
Event Location: The Boston Synagogue
55 Martha Road, Boston, Massachusetts, 02114
55 Martha Rd
Boston, MA 02114
CJP provides the above links concerning third-party events for your convenience only. CJP has no control over the content of the linked-to websites or events they describe, and accepts no responsibility for the websites, including any advertising or products or services on or available from such sites, or for any loss or damage that may arise from your attending, or registering to attend, the described events. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to below, you do so entirely at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such websites and event attendance. CJP is not responsible or liable to you or any third party for the content or accuracy of any materials provided by any third parties. All statements and/or opinions expressed in the linked-to materials or at the described events, and all commentary, articles and other content provided at the third-party websites or at the events, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the persons or entities operating the linked-to websites and events. The inclusion of any link on this website does not imply that CJP endorses the described event, or the linked-to website or its operator. MORE