As the first Jewish holiday of 2017 approaches, JOL shares with its readers some YouTube videos that will get you ready for the upcoming Jewish holidays.









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As the first month of 2017 is coming to an end, the first Jewish holiday of the year, Tu B’Shevat, is approaching. Check out all the dates of the Jewish holidays below accompanied by a special video about the holiday.

Tu B’Shevat (February 11, 2017) – How to make special Tu B’Shevat food art

Purim (March 12, 2017) – The Maccabeats “Purim Song” will certainly get you in the spirit for this joyous occasion

Passover (April 11-18, 2017) – Echad Mi Yodea performed by Israel’s world-renowned Batsheva Dance Company

Lag B’Omer (May 14, 2017) – Meron during Lag B’Omer 2015

Shavuot (May 31-June 1, 2017) – Shavuot celebrations in Israel

Tisha B’Av (August 1, 2017) – Thousands sing together at the Western Wall as Tisha B’Av ends

Rosh HaShanah (September 21-22, 2017) – Get into the Jewish New Year spirit with a great tune

Yom Kippur (September 30, 2017) – Roads in Israel are empty on this holy day

Sukkot (October 5-11, 2017) – Sukkot traditions in Israel

Simkhat Torah (October 13, 2017) – Simkhat Torah celebrations in Ramat Gan

Chanukah (December 13-20, 2017) – It’s always good to end with a laugh: Check out these new immigrants tasting Israeli sufganiyot for the first time!