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n. - The fifth month of the civil year: the eleventh month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in January and February).

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  • It is celebrated on the 15th day of Shevat in the Hebrew calendar although it was once set for the 1st of Shevat.
  • The ceremony created for Tu bi-Shevat, celebrating the buds of spring, presents the changes in nature, the sprouting shoots and blossoms.
  • Shevat 7, 5769, 01 February 09 12: 53 by Hana Levi Julian
  • Originally submitted 29 Shevat 5769 / February 17, 2009, Arutz for more
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