new year for the trees http://wmuk.org en Jewish holiday Tu B'shvat, 'New Year for the Trees' http://wmuk.org/post/jewish-holiday-tu-bshvat-new-year-trees <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Holidays change. Halloween wasn’t always about getting candy and the first Thanksgiving probably didn’t involve watching football. &nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Saturday is&nbsp;</span><a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tu_Bishvat"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Tu</span></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tu_Bishvat">&nbsp;B’shvat</a>, or ‘New Year for the Trees,’a minor Jewish holiday that’s changed at least three times.</span></p><p> Thu, 24 Jan 2013 21:27:09 +0000 Rebecca Thiele 1632 at http://wmuk.org Jewish holiday Tu B'shvat, 'New Year for the Trees'