Tu BiShvat or Tu B'Shevat or Tu B'Shvat (Hebrew: ט״ו בשבט‎) is a minor Jewish holiday, occurring on the 15th day of the Hebrew month of Shevat. It is also called "The New Year of the Trees" or (Hebrew: ראש השנה לאילנות, Rosh HaShanah La'Ilanot‎). Tu BiShvat is one of four "New Years" mentioned in the Mishnah.

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List of Dates

Tu BiShvat begins in the Diaspora on:

Recommended Books

Trees, Earth, and Torah: A Tu B'Shvat Anthology
Trees, Earth, and Torah
Seder Tu Bishevat: The Festival of Trees
Seder Tu Bishevat
by Adam Fisher
A Seder for Tu B'Shevat
A Seder for Tu B'Shevat
by Harlene Winnick Appelman
Sammy Spider's First Tu B'Shevat
Sammy Spider's First Tu B'Shevat
by Sylvia Rouss

References

The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary
Rabbi Michael Strassfeld
"Tu Bishvat" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
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