Who could have predicted that 10 Nazi war criminals would face the same fate that awaited the Purim story’s villain and his 10 sons thousands of years earlier?
When we look toward Iran, a nation that occupies the same territory in which the Purim story occurred (Persia), we see the rise of a fanatical regime whose rhetoric rivals our most vicious enemies. Now more than ever, it is apparent that history repeats itself for those who refuse to learn its lessons.
The connections between Purim and the Holocaust are clear. At these two separate times in history, a dictator sought to destroy the Jews through mass annihilation.
Take a look at the fascinating parallels between the story of Purim and the Nazis 2,000 years later!