Purim - Chabad of Vancouver Island
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Holiday Date
March 9 - 10, 2020

Happy Purim!

Welcome to our Purim Minisite! Feel free to take a look around, see our upcoming events and learn about the miracle of Purim!

Megillah Readings
Megillah Readings
Purim Gift Project
Gifts to the Poor
The Festival of Purim
The festival of Purim commemorates the salvation of the Jewish people in ancient Persia from Haman’s plot “to destroy, kill and annihilate all the Jews, young and old, infants and women, in a single day.” It is celebrated with Megillah readings, gifts of food, charity, feasting, and merriment.
Upcoming events
Feb. 19, 2020
A study of the Babylonian Talmud - Yeshiva style, using the Hebrew-English books.
Feb. 19, 2020
This course explores some of the most notable values and attitudes that the Jews have shared with the world. Once considered preposterous, many of these teachings are taken for granted today. ...
Feb. 22, 2020