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Jerusalem Talmud

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Jerusalem Talmud: the edition of the Talmud compiled in the Land of Israel at the end of the fourth century
How there came to be two different Talmuds, and how they differ from each other.
Why are there two Talmuds? And why is the "Babylonian Talmud" considered more authoritative than the "Jerusalem Talmud"?
Mordechai was "great ... and accepted by most of his brethren." Why just most? Was it just "politics"?
Although most sages lived in Babylonia, there still was a sizable Torah community in Eretz Israel.
The bulk of the Talmudic texts contain analysis of Biblical verses and Torah law, but it’s interspersed with everything from medical advice to stories, from folk sayings to fabric dying tips.
How and why was the Oral Torah written?
The Talmud is a collection of writings that covers the full gamut of Jewish law and tradition…
The Jews in Exile
After the recording of the Mishnah came the era of the sages known as the Amoraim, whose discussion became the basis of the Talmud.
The Holiday of Purim
Mordechai’s and Esther’s different roles in the Purim story, and their influence on the way in which the megillah was ultimately written and canonized as part of the Bible.
Does experience negate change? Is it possible for a person with experience in a particular field to implement real change?
Rabbi Pinchas Menachem Alter visits the Rebbe. As brother of Rabbi Simcha Bunim Alter, the Gerer Rebbe who established the daily study cycle of the Jerusalem Talmud, the Rebbe discusses the importance of publicizing the success of this study movement, to ...
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