Tu BiShvat / טו בשבט

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  • Tu BiShvat occurs on Thursday, 16 January 2014
  • Candle lighting: 4:37pm on Friday, 17 January 2014
  • This week’s Torah portion is Parashat Yitro
  • Havdalah (72 min): 6:09pm on Saturday, 18 January 2014


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.

Baruch HaShem

Bob Jackson – בוב ג’קסון


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