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Shushan Purim - פורים שושן

When: March 1, 2018 to March 2, 2018
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

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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.