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Happy and joking: Purim celebrations in schools and kindergartens have begun Israel today

2023-03-05T07:24:11.045Z


The students arrived in costumes to the educational institutions and began the joy of the holiday • Unlike the previous years, the weather this morning is comfortable and pleasant


Those who enter Adar Merbin are happy:

the Purim celebrations began today (Sunday) in the schools and kindergartens.

The holiday is usually characterized by winter weather, but this time the students who came in costumes were treated to a nice and pleasant morning.

The holiday of Purim itself will begin on Tuesday throughout the country, and on Wednesday in Jerusalem. 

Celebrating Purim in the schools, photo: Oren Ben Hakon

The students arrived at the educational institutions with a variety of unique and joyful costumes.

6-year-old Daria Yalon, who studies in the first grade at the "Sparrow" school in Mebasret Zion, dressed up as a cheetah and helped her mother Laura look for her two-and-a-half-year-old little brother Omar for Sami the firefighter.

Daria said after warmly hugging her brother: "I dressed up as a cheetah because they are very fast and beautiful."

Students dressed as smurfs, photo: Oren Ben Hakon

10-year-old Or Fondminski, a 5th grade student at the "Adam" school in Jerusalem, dressed up as Zeus as part of his class's costumes from the mythologies they learned about this year.

His 8-year-old sister Aden, who is in the third grade at the same school, dressed up as a confectioner as part of her class' artisan costumes.

Dancing on Purim, photo: Oren Ben Hakon

The two unique costumes were sewn for them by Michal's mother, who spends every year on Purim in creative costumes.

Or and Eden said: "It was fun and special to make our costumes with mom."

Children dressed as followers of Breslav, photo: Oren Ben Hakon

In addition to the custom of dressing up, during the holiday of Purim there are four mitzvahs: reading the Megillah in the evening and the next morning, giving gifts to the priests, giving food to each other and having a Purim feast.

Students in costumes at the Shalom School in Israel, photo: Oren Ben Hakon

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Source: israelhayom

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