Happy Purim by Estelle Hanania

Ever wish you could just stare at kids in Purim costumes without looking away? Thanks to French photographer Estelle Hanania, now you can. In her gorgeous photography book Happy Purim (Shelter Press), she selects her favorite shots from the Purims she spent wandering the ultra-Orthodox neighborhood of Stamford Hill in North London, photographing the homemade costumes kids wear. Her photos include kids dressed as everything from a Torah scroll, a…

PURIM, A Royal perspective: The Power and Merit of Mordechai by Harav Hafuta

PURIM, A Royal perspective: The Power and Merit of Mordechai by Harav Hafuta

Hagaon Rav Avraham Hafuta has been a pioneer in the baal teshuva movement for over 50 years and has raised the spirits of thousands of people around the world with his uplifting torah insights. His unwavering aspiration and dedication to spreading authentic Torah understanding has brought about the publishing of over 70 of his Torah books. This weekly Parshat Hashavuah lecture tranalated into English is part of this aspiration.

Panda Purim by Jennifer Tzivia MacLeod

Panda Purim by Jennifer Tzivia MacLeod

Not everybody looks forward to Purim. You know who doesn’t? Pandas. Purim is coming, and there’s so much to do to get ready. Children will love to read about rituals they are discovering themselves as seen through full-color photographs of pandas in their natural setting. It’s not just about fun and games… but there’s a lot of that in here, too. Enjoy preparing for the holiday in a fun, new…