In the time of Purim, Esther Hamalka pleaded with Mordechai to gather the Jewish people to daven as she risked her life to save the Jewish nation. On this auspicious day of Taanis Esther, let us gather to daven for our people and our land.


  • Organize a gathering in your community
  • The OU Women’s Initiative will provide:
    • List of recommended Tehillim prakim to say
    • PDF file of the prakim to print
    • Inspirational video for you to play, including messages from Rav Yisroel Meir Lau, Mrs. Jen Airley, Mrs. Sivan Rahav Meir, Mrs. Noa Lewis and others.


Gather women and girls in your community. Any age, any number.

Events will be taking place across the globe.


In a home, a shul, or other community space.


תענית אסתר evening or day (Wednesday evening March 20 – Thursday March 21)


Please register your community’s event by completing this form: