Month Of Adar

Adar and Joy

The Talmud states that when “the month of Adar begins we increase in joy” because, as Rashi explains, this is the beginning of a season of miracles and salvation marked by Purim and Pesach.  And this joy is not just a remembrance of times past, it is rather a current celebration of miracles and salvation.  One reason for this is that Jewish tradition views time as a spiral, not as ...

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