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Talmud, The: the basic compendium of Jewish law and thought; its tractates mainly comprise the discussions collectively known as the Gemara, which elucidate the germinal statements of law (mishnayot) collectively known as the Mishnah; when unspecified refers to the Talmud Bavli, the edition developed in Babylonia, and edited at the end of the fifth century C.E.; the Talmud Yerushalmi is the edition compiled in the Land of Israel at the end of the fourth century C.E.
Harnessing smart technology to finish the entire Talmud in a year
It’s a tradition almost as old as the Chabad movement itself. Every year, Chabad-Lubavitch communities divide up the entire Talmud, each individual studying another tractate and celebrating a grand siyum when the effort is complete. Investment advisor Aki...
Adults in Austin study texts, attend lectures and spend time with visiting rabbinical students
Fifth-generation Texan Adam Kaman has long toyed with the idea of studying in yeshivah. But with a growing family and full-time job in the corporate offices of an Austin-based food retailer, he has not been able to actualize that dream. This summer, howev...
A monumental effort with commentaries is launched with the first three volumes
The 63 tractates of the Talmud were not allowed to be printed in the Soviet Union even once during the 70 years of its existence. An amalgam of Aramaic and Hebrew, the ancient text contains the teachings and opinions of hundreds of rabbis on the widest va...
With his daily class in California featuring Talmud study with Chassidic insights now online, he hopes to inspire students worldwide
Chabad.org’s array of video classes on Jewish.tv was recently enriched by the addition of a daily Talmud class given by Rabbi Avraham Meyer Zajac, who co-directs Chabad-Lubavitch SOLA-South La Cienega, Calif., with his wife, Stery. Zajac, who grew up in B...
Alex Winner never imagined a 2,000-year-old Jewish book would bolster his spirits.
The New York-based Institute for American and Talmudic Law convened a “Conference on Legal Ethics” in Coral Gables, Fla. It aims to host Continuing Legal Education courses in every U.S. state by 2009.
The Institute of American and Talmudic Law, the result of a collaboration between Chabad-Lubavitch rabbis and members of the legal profession, helps attorneys fulfill their continuing education requirements.
Chabad-Lubavitch emissaries from six continents joined together by way of the Internet for a ceremony marking the completion of a 30-day study of the entire Talmud. The occasion coincided with the close of the 30-day mourning period for Charlotte Rohr, ma...
The Chabad-Lubavitch Youth Organization is Israel began daily broadcasts of ceremonies marking the completion of Talmud tractates.
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