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Who tried to make a new version to the Scroll of Esther?

Who tried to make a new version to the Scroll of Esther?

Dr. Yoel Finkelman talks about the uniqueness of the scroll’s illustrations in its versions across the world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/02/2018 22:37
Circulating the Web: Mordecai and Esther's gravesite

Circulating the Web: Mordecai and Esther's gravesite

Mordecai and Esther's remains are visited by Iranian Jews still living in Hamadan., 07/03/2017 13:50
Families of terror victims emulate Queen Esther

Families of terror victims emulate Queen Esther

Those who lost loved ones to Arab terror pray with public at Kotel on eve of fast of Esther, in a new call for salvation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/03/2016 16:15
Rare Video of Israeli Rabbi in Iran

Rare Video of Israeli Rabbi in Iran

A rare video shows last year’s visit to the tomb of Queen Esther and Mordechai in Iran. Tehran airport officials asked him, “Pray for us.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 07/03/2012 14:48
Fast Day Recalls Queen Esther’s Bravery for Jews

Fast Day Recalls Queen Esther’s Bravery for Jews

Wednesday’s “Fast of Esther” is in memory of her risking her life by approaching the Persian king, her husband, to save the kingdom's Jews.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 07/03/2012 10:04
Rabbi Yosef: Prepare Women to Read Book of Esther

Rabbi Yosef: Prepare Women to Read Book of Esther

None other than former Chief Rabbi Ovadia Yosef rules that a woman can recite the Scroll of Esther on Purim if no man is available.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 05/03/2012 09:01