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Your Guide to Jewish Holidays

The three categories of Jewish holidays, celebrations and commemorations.

Tu Bishvat

Tu Bishvat 2018

In 2018, the "birthday of the trees" begins at sundown on Tuesday, Jan. 30 and ends at sundown on Wednesday, Jan. 31.

Modern Jewish Holidays 101

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

Tu Bishvat Quiz

How much do you know about this environmentally friendly holiday?

Tu Bishvat Foods

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

Where to Find a Tu Bishvat Haggadah

Resources for hosting a Tu Bishvat seder.

Minor Fasts Quiz

How much do you know about these days of mourning?

What Is Lag B’Omer?

This minor holiday is known for bonfires, weddings and haircuts.

How to Lead a Tu Bishvat Seder

The modern seder draws on elements of its mystical predecessor.

Yom Yerushalayim, Jerusalem Day

The newest holiday on the Jewish calendar -- on May 13 this year -- celebrates the reunification of Israel's capital.

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.

Whose Jerusalem?

A history of Jerusalem since Israel's establishment.

Tu Bishvat 101

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