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Commandments that are the basic principles of the religion of Moshe [Moses] Our Teacher, which one needs to know at the outset--such as recognizing the unity of the Holy One blessed be He and the prohibition of idolatry.

Sefer Madda

Sefer Madda

The Book of Knowledge


"Extend Your kindness to those who know You and Your righteousness to the upright of heart” (Psalms 36:11) 1

The first book

Sefer Mada - The Book of Knowledge

It contains five halachot. They are, in order:


The Rambam begins every one of the fourteen books of the Mishneh Torah within a relevant verse from the Prophets or the Holy Scriptures.