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February 16, 2013
March 3, 2015 7:20 PM
Sarah Imenu and Esther ha-Malkah
Esther was direct descendet of Sarah Imenu (our Mother) so Esther the Queen reigned over countries the number of years of Sarah.
March 16, 2014 7:16 PM
quiz time! :)
what that the number of years that sarah lived have to do with anything??
March 12, 2014 8:56 PM
Can someone answer?
Why did Esther ask Achashverosh to throw 2 parties for her and Haman? Why not just one?
March 4, 2015 1:15 AM
answer to yr question...
See Rabbi YY Jacobson's class on Purim at yeshiva.net for an answer.
February 21, 2013 5:24 PM
I discovered the 55 hamans as a kid, when my box of 'party snappers' was always 5 short lol
February 18, 2013 10:32 AM
You forgot 23
the 23rd of Sivan, the day upon which the whole story turns around. Happens to be my husband's birthday.
February 20, 2013 5:46 PM
My husband's birthday too!!
I noticed that was forgotten because it's my husband's birthday too. My birthday is also in the Megillah...the 13th of Nissan
February 17, 2013 9:35 PM
Nice! fyi - even though Haman's name appears 54 times. We actually read it (and hear it) 54 times because we repeat verse 3:4!
February 21, 2013 10:20 AM
presume you meant "We actually read it (and hear it) **55** times because we repeat verse 3:4!"
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