Category: Purim

Recap on Earthquake-Tsunami in Japan, South America and Related Avodah Zara (Idol-Worship)

To say the least, the recent earthquake in Japan was nothing short of horrifying and a testament to the power of the One Above. In Accounting when categorizing damages related to nature they are listed as “Acts of God,” as nothing else can describe it.

It was scary. The earthquake destroyed over a hundred kilometers of land in Japan, which considering the country’s size is a lot of land. Then the earthquake led to a major tsunami.

Eating Seeds on Purim

Why is there a custom to eat seeds on Purim? (Excerpted from “Inside Purim“) 1. We eat seeds on Purim in commemoration of a miracle that took place shortly before the Purim story. The first perek of Sefer Daniel describes how…