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Tu Bishvat

Tu Bishvat 2019

In 2019, Tu Bishvat begins in the evening of Sunday, Jan. 20 and ends in the evening of Monday, Jan. 21.

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Tu Bishvat Quiz

How much do you know about this environmentally friendly holiday?

Tu Bishvat

Tu Bishvat 101

The "birthday of the trees" is a time for seders, tree-planting and more.

Where to Find a Tu Bishvat Haggadah

Resources for hosting a Tu Bishvat seder.

Tu Bishvat Foods

Recipes for the birthday of the trees, when it is traditional to eat fruit and nuts.

How to Lead a Tu Bishvat Seder

The modern seder draws on elements of its mystical predecessor.

Planting Trees for Tu Bishvat

This act has always been held in high regard in Judaism.

Tu Bishvat, the Jewish “Birthday” of the Trees

A minor festival seemingly tailor-made for today's Jewish environmentalists.

Shabbat Blessings for Friday Night

Lighting the candles, saying Kiddush and other Shabbat dinner rituals.

Modern Jewish Holidays 101

There are a handful of holidays that entered Jewish life in the latter half of the 20th century.

Eco-Judaism: Renewing Tu Bishvat

A contemporary form of Judaism that focuses on our relationship with the environment and expands the focus of Tu Bishvat.

How to Light Shabbat Candles

What you need to know about this ritual welcoming the Sabbath.

Zionism and Tu Bishvat

As Jews reclaimed the land long celebrated by Tu Bishvat and revived Jewish life on it, the holiday was again transformed.

How to Braid Challah for Shabbat, Holidays or Anytime

Our how-to video will help you conquer the art of braiding challah for any occasion.

How to Make Perfect Rugelach

Make creamy, flaky dough and cut it like a pro using, of all things a pizza cutter.