Blessing before reading the Megillah
Boruch Atah Adonoi Eloheinu Melech Haolom Asher Kideshonu Bemitzvotov Vetzivonu Al Mikra Megillah.
Blessed are you Adonai, King of the Universe, who has sanctified us with your commandments, and commanded us concerning the reading of the Megillah.
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