Hasidic Jews

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March 17, 2014 - Jerusalem, Israel : Ultra-Orthodox Jews celebrate Jewish holiday Purim in the Great Belz Synagogue. The holiday is celebrated to commemorate the deliverance of the Jewish people from a plot to exterminate them in the ancient Persian empire 2,500 years ago, as described in the Book of Esther. (Michal Novotny/Polaris)