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Women of the Purim Story - Jewish Holiday of Purim - About Judaism
Two women play an important role in the story of Purim, a holiday that celebrates how ... The Jewish holiday of Purim is based upon the biblical Book of Esther.
http://judaism.about.com/od/holidays/a/Women-Of-The-Purim-Story.htm
Women in the Bible and Jewish History - Jewish and Non-Jewish ...
Women have played an important role in the bible and in Jewish history. Learn more about them by reading the articles collected on this page.
http://judaism.about.com/od/jewishpersonalities/a/Women-In-The-Bible-And-Jewish-History.htm
Jewish Women - The Glass Mehitzah by Deborah Resnick
Deborah Resnick writes about Jewish women breaking through barriers, like the mehitza.
http://judaism.about.com/library/2_feminism/bl_mehitzaglass.htm
Jewish Women's History - Women in Judaism - Jewish Women
Women in Jewish history, ancient to modern, and notable women of Jewish background.
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/jewishwomen/
The Book of Ruth: Jewish Women in the Bible - About Judaism
According to the biblical Book of Ruth, Ruth was a Moabite woman who married into an Israelite family and eventually converted to Judaism. She is the ...
http://judaism.about.com/od/jewishpersonalities/a/Ruth-Women-In-the-Bible.htm
Hair Covering in Judaism
In Judaism, Orthodox women cover their hair beginning when they get married. But why?
http://judaism.about.com/od/jewishculture/fl/Hair-Covering-in-Judaism.htm
Popular Jewish Hebrew Names for Girls - About Judaism
... daunting) task. Here are a few popular Hebrew names for girls to get you started. ... A woman from Judea and heroine from Jewish texts. (The Book of Judith) ...
http://judaism.about.com/od/lifeevents/a/Hebrew-Names-For-Girls-Jewish-Baby-Names.htm
Biographies of Jewish Men and Women | Biblical Biographies
Biographies of famous Jewish men and women as well as Biblical characters who were not Jewish.
http://judaism.about.com/od/jewishpersonalities/u/Biographies-Of-Jewish-People-And-Biblical-Characters.htm
Miriam - Sister of Moses - Women in the Bible - About Judaism
At this time Miriam emerges from her hiding place and approaches Pharaoh's daughter, offering to find a Hebrew woman to nurse the child. The princess agrees ...
http://judaism.about.com/od/holidays/a/Who-Was-Miriam-Women-in-the-Bible.htm
Ask the Rabbi - Status of Women in Orthodox Judaism
Rabbi Shraga Simmons answers a question about the status of women in orthodox judaism.
http://judaism.about.com/library/3_askrabbi_o/bl_simmons_womenstatus.htm
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