Educational program “Come Experience Purim, the Holiday of Lots”

On Sunday 11th March 2012, took place the educational program “Come Experience Purim, the Holiday of Lots”. In the framework of the celebrations for “Purim” (the Holiday of Lots), the Jewish Museum of Greece offered for free an educational program entitled: “Purim – Novias” and a workshop on making Novias (traditional Purim candy) to families. The aim of the program and of the workshop is for children and their families to familiarize themselves with the holiday and the story of Purim in Greece, as well as the customs and traditions which accompany it. The participants had the opportunity to collaborate, learn, discover and compare the similarities and differences of customs and traditions of other peoples and religions.