Tu B'Shevat is The New Year for Trees and some say it is the Jewish version of Earth day.
In 2015, Tu B'Shevat begins the evening of Tuesday, February 3 and ends in the evening of Wednesday, February 4
Tu B'shevat is considered the Jewish New Year of Trees. Trees are extremely important in Judaism: trees are used metaphorically to consider G-d and life in Judaism and the planting of trees is holy. Combine that with the very modern importance of reclaiming the baron desert of Israel through planting trees, and it's easy to see why a celebration of trees is part of the Jewish tradition. Read more >>