The Megilla – Part 3

That night the king could not sleep. He asked his servant to bring him his diary and read it to him. The servant took the book and it opened to the story of Mordechai the Jew who saved the king’s life. He quickly closed it and opened it a second time but again it opened […]


The Megilla – Part 2

After this, the king appointed Haman to be his head minister. Whenever Haman went out all the people bowed down to him. All except Mordechai. His guards told him it’s because Mordechai is Jewish. Haman got so angry he decided to kill Mordechai and all his people. He made a lottery to pick the best […]


The Megilla – Part 1

וַיְהִי, בִּימֵי אֲחַשְׁוֵרוֹשׁ:  הוּא אֲחַשְׁוֵרוֹשׁ, הַמֹּלֵךְ מֵהֹדּוּ וְעַד-כּוּשׁ In the days of King Ahasuerus, the king of Persia, who ruled over many countries. One day the king made a big party for all his ministers and servants. He wanted to show off his riches and power. He did not understand that all his wealth came […]