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Eco-Chasidus for the New Year of the Trees

Avi & Malcah had the pleasure of interviewing Rabbi David Seidenberg for radio613’s 5773 Tu Bishvat special. Rabbi Seidenberg is an educator in North America and the world about Jewish mysticism and ecology and Chasidic music as well as being the founder of  132 more words


Tu BiShvat & "Intermarriage" News

Last weekend, my husband and I celebrated Tu BiShvat, the Jewish new year of the trees. We sang songs about trees in Hebrew, said blessings over fruits of the trees, and shared grape juice, almonds, and dates in a Tu BiShvat seder meal. 425 more words


Tu Bishvat: Sowing the Seeds of Peace

I was told on more than one occasion growing up that Tu Bishvat was “the Jewish Earth Day” and “a Jewish Hippie Holiday.” I was therefore surprised to learn years later that Tu Bishvat actually had some of its roots in war. 1,214 more words

From The Fellows

Shabbat & Tu Bishvat


I had a grand plan this morning!!! I was going to work at my paid job until 4:30, and then write a post in the spare hour I’d have after driving to the synagogue. 138 more words


Parashat Beshalach / פרשת בשלח

Shabbat Times Jerusalem, Israel

Shabbat - Torah Readings - Yahweh's Instructions

Beshallach (Ex. 13:17–17:16), Shabbat Shirah, Tu Bishvat

(Mainly taken from 2014’s comments)

This week, the Israelites complete their escape from Egypt.  However, they cannot escape from each other.

All seems well at first.  1,033 more words