Celebrate More Holidays
The "birthday of the trees" is a time for seders, tree-planting and more.
In 2020, the "birthday of the trees" begins at sundown on Sunday Feb. 9 and ends at sundown on Monday Feb. 10.
Resources for hosting a Tu Bishvat seder.
How much do you know about this environmentally friendly holiday?
More than mere expressions of gratitude, blessings are portals to other spiritual realms.
Recipes for the birthday of the trees, when it is traditional to eat fruit and nuts.
A contemporary form of Judaism that focuses on our relationship with the environment and expands the focus of Tu Bishvat.
The modern seder draws on elements of its mystical predecessor.
This act has always been held in high regard in Judaism.
This tie to the land of Israel has been carried out in many ways.
A minor festival seemingly tailor-made for today's Jewish environmentalists.
The Jewish birthday for the trees has gone through several phases of historical development.
As Jews reclaimed the land long celebrated by Tu Bishvat and revived Jewish life on it, the holiday was again transformed.
Tu Bishvat is the perfect holiday for locavores, school kids and home cooks, alike
Science and Ecology
Jewish sources single out trees as one of the most important aspects of the natural world.