Purim is a Jewish holiday that commemorates the deliverance of the Jewish people in the ancient Persian Empire from destruction in the wake of a plot by Haman, a story recorded in the Biblical Book of Esther. According to the Book of Esther, in the Hebrew Bible, Haman, royal vizier to King Ahasuerus, planned to kill all the Jews in the empire, but his plans were foiled by Mordecai and his adopted daughter Queen Esther. The day of deliverance b... View more

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Shaykh al-Albani Recites from Suratul-Furqan (the Criterion) of the Quran

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Esther In Webster'S Bible

Webster's Bible: Esther

Additions To Esther In World English Bible

World English Bible: Additions to Esther

Esther In Basic English Bible

Basic English Bible: Esther

Esther In Darby Bible

Darby Bible: Esther

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