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Posts Tagged: Tu B’Shevat

February 4, 2015 8:07 pm

1,000 Children in Israel Pick Fruit for Needy on Tu B’Shevat

In honor of Tu B'Shevat, the Jewish holiday that marks the beginning of the new year for trees, youth volunteering with Leket Israel are picking...

January 16, 2014 11:26 am

Israel’s Ancient and Historic Trees

JNS.org - In 2013, the Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel (SPNI) published a survey of mature trees in Jerusalem that was...

January 15, 2014 8:10 am

Ethiopian Immigrants Plant Trees in Israel for Tu B’Shevat

JNS.org - More than 400 Ethiopian immigrants living in absorption centers in Israel planted trees in honor of Tu B'Shevat, which begins Wednesday evening. The event,...

January 15, 2014 8:02 am

Originating in Kabbalah, Tu B’Shevat Seder Becomes Forum for Environmental Activism

JNS.org - A simple way to celebrate Tu B'Shevat, the Jewish New Year for trees, is to grow a plant or eat some fruit....

January 15, 2014 7:58 am

Where it All Began: Tu B’Shevat in Israel

JNS.org - Israelis know that each and every tree is precious. When the pioneers of the Jewish state first cast their eyes on the...


US Calls Roger Waters Performance in Berlin ‘Deeply Offensive to Jewi...

The U.S. State Department on Tuesday weighed in on a controversy over a performance by Pink Floyd co-founder Roger Waters,...


Egyptian Attacker Was Most Likely Lone Wolf Jihadist, Israeli Sources Say

i24 News - The Egyptian border policeman who shot dead three Israeli soldiers on Saturday during a cross-border infiltration was most likely a jihadist who acted alone, Israeli security sources...

Middle East

Iran Reopens Embassy in Saudi Arabia as Saudis Seek Regional Recalibration

Iran on Tuesday reopened its embassy in Saudi Arabia, marking the beginning of the end of a seven-year diplomatic freeze between the two regional rivals. The opening follows an agreement mediated...


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