In the Days of Achashverosh (New York Time!)
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About the Event
The Persian Period is a mysterious period in Jewish History - it includes many fascinating details and unanswered questions. This virtual tour will follow some of these mysteries, and bring to life the story of the Megillah through visiting the domain of the Achaemenid Persian Kings of Kings - in Susa, Persepolis, Pasargadae. We will explore some of their respective discoveries that are on display in famous museums around the world - such as the Cyrus Cylinder, and the abundant gold and silver treasures of this luxurious empire.
The aim of this virtual tour is to enhance your appreciation of the story of Purim, and to see aspects of the story come to life through seeing the artifacts and locations from the Persian Empire.
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- Winter Break Virtual Tour$12$120$0