Mishnah

Understanding The Text Also Known As The "Oral Torah"

The Mishnah is the first major written redaction of the Jewish oral traditions known as the "Oral Torah". It is also the first major work of Rabbinic literature. View more

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The Tablets (of the 10 Commandments)

The astonishing nature of the sapphire stone tablets bearing the 10 Commandments
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Why Is Tu B’Shevat in the Winter?

The Birthday for trees in the middle of winter.
09/15/2014

Stories of Herod

Episode 15: Today we join the tour sitting in the amphitheater of the port city of Caesarea Maritima, built by Herod the Great. The master story te...
09/12/2014

SR2: HaShir Shel HaL'viim - Cantor Sidney Ezer

Cantor Sidney Ezer with Elizabeth Rodgers, piano Composed by Moshe Ganchoff. arr. M. Barash Performed at the Jewish Theological Seminary, H. L. Mi...
12/31/2015

Turning Curses into Blessings (Shemot 5776)

Jewish history is not merely a story of Jews enduring catastrophes that might have spelled the end to less tenacious groups. It is that after every...
09/16/2014

Mishna Contradicting - Karaism (p 5-6)

CLAIM 6) The truth of the oral law given to Moses could only be in one opinion, not many opinions, if it existed. That is correct. The Oral Instr...
04/21/2016

Haggadah Insights to Share at the Seder

Some meaningful thoughts about the Passover Seder to share with family and friends.
12/23/2015

Siege of Jerusalem

Today (12/22/15) is the Tenth of Tevet which marks Nebuchadnezzar's siege of Jerusalem 2,500 years ago. What is the message for us today?
09/18/2014

Jewish Temple

This temple was founded in Al Mahalla almost eight centuries ago. Temple (Professor) District "Khaukhat Alyaahod", and manuscripts, which included ...

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