Shushan Purim - פורים שושן

Shushan Purim - פורים שושן
When: March 22, 2019
Summary: In cities that were protected by a surrounding wall at the time of Joshua, Purim is instead celebrated on the 15th of the month of Adar


Shushan Purim received its name from fighting in the walled city of Shushan which continued through the 14th of Adar. Today, only Jerusalem celebrates Purim on the 15th of Adar.