Purim

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(Judaism) a Jewish holy day commemorating their deliverance from massacre by Haman

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The Feast of Purim commemorates the Jews' deliverance.
The crowds included many children dressed in Halloween-like costumes for the Jewish feast of Purim, traditionally a festive and carefree holiday.
Adapted for film by screenwriter Stephan Blinn and directed by Michael Sajbel, "One Night With The King" is scheduled for theatrical release on March 25, a date that coincides with the Christian Good Friday and Esther's Jewish Feast of Purim.