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Why is There No Tachanun on Tu b'Shvat?

Or, more specifically, what is/are the reason(s) for not saying tachanun on various occasions and how does Tu b'Shvat fit in. (I'm looking for classic reasons, not 'it's got to be somebody's birthday ...
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Tu Bishvat Esrog

Why do people Pray for a Esrog on Tubishvat what the source and what is the connection between Tubishvat between them?