Spiritual lessons from trees, for Tu B’Shvat.
Like the trees in the depth of winter, we have the power to emerge from darkness and blossom.
Tu B'Shvat, the holiday of fruit trees, recalls the Garden of Eden, and the human quest for spiritual refinement.
Fruit and human beings share a similar essence: they both reveal only a fraction of their hidden potential.
The Torah compares a person to a tree. Roots, branches, leaves. What's the connection?
The Jewish imperative to use environmental knowledge for the benefit of humanity.
Judaism has a balanced and reasoned approach to environmental issues that could be a source of pride to Jews and a source of inspiration to the non-Jewish world.
We can learn alot of things from trees. One thing is patience.
Judaism is replete with highly-refined environmental consciousness.
Man is entrusted with the proper management of the world. We may not stand aside and watch the world being destroyed.
Each month of the Hebrew calendar contains mystical meaning. Shvat teaches us about the wellsprings of wisdom.
The spiritual significance of the month of Shvat.