the biblical book of Esther

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Does a home megilla reading require separate seating (or a mechitza) between men and women?

Occasionally people hold additional megillah readings in someone's home on Purim. Assuming there's no prayers other than the megillah reading and its associated brachas, must/should there be a ...
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Who is Charvonah? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why Charvona, specifically? Who is Charvonah and why is he Zochor latov?
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Reading multiple versions of words in Megilla and Zachor [closed]

Why do many Ashkenazic congregations repeat (at least a portion of) the last verse (Devarim 25:19) of Parashat Zachor twice, once saying "zeikher" and the other "zekher" (flipping the first vowel from ...