The Kotzur Shulchan Atuch 142: 5 suggests it is appropriate to learn Torah before beginning the Purim Seudah/meal “To the Jews there was Light- this is Torah” (Esther 8:16, Talmud, Megila 16b).
The Shulchan Aruch Orach Chaim 429 requires the study of Passover’s laws should begin at least thirty days before the holiday i.e. On Purim. There are essentially two reasons why;
- First the laws of this holiday are extensive and complex and annual review is necessary. Secondly, by… Continue