Tu BiShvat 1839 / טוּ בִּשְׁבָט 5599

New Year for Trees 🌳

Tu BiShvat for Hebrew Year 5599 began on and ended on .

Tree planting growing on soil in child’s hand

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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Dates for Tu BiShvat

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Date
Tu BiShvat 1836 15 Sh'vat 5596
Tu BiShvat 1837 15 Sh'vat 5597
Tu BiShvat 1838 15 Sh'vat 5598
Tu BiShvat 1839 15 Sh'vat 5599
Tu BiShvat 1840 15 Sh'vat 5600
Tu BiShvat 1841 15 Sh'vat 5601
Tu BiShvat 1842 15 Sh'vat 5602
Tu BiShvat 1843 15 Sh'vat 5603


The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary (paid link)
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Trees, Earth, and Torah: A Tu B’Shvat Anthology

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