Did You Know?
Facts, Figures & Folklore About the Jewish Holiday of Purim
Mar 19 : Purim begins tonight @ sundown
Did you know that on Purim, children dress up in costume for Purim parades and carnivals?
Related link: Easy to Make Purim Costumes
The most festive of Jewish holidays, Purim is a time of noisemakers, costumes and tasty treats. The Festival of Purim commemorates a major victory over oppression and is recounted in the Megillah, the scroll of the story of Esther. Purim begins tonight @ sundown (Saturday March 19, 2011).