Rav Yair Kahn

Rav Yair Kahn [YHE '77] head of the Overseas Students Program, has been a Ram at Yeshivat Har Etzion since 1987. He teaches an Israeli shiur, one into which the Overseas students integrate comfortably. Rav Kahn has been the coordinator of the Virtual Beit Midrash Gemara Iyun Shiur for several years. Originally from NY, Rav Kahn studied at Chaim Berlin, Yeshiva University, and Yeshivat Har Etzion. Rav Kahn is also the editor of the Shiurei Hagrid series published by the Toras Horav Foundation and Mossad Harav Kook.

Teacher Title Abstract Course
Rav Yair Kahn Takfa Echad Befaneinu R. Zera raises a question relating to the case of our mishna "shnayim ochazim be-tallit" - Takfa echad be-faneinu mahu - what is the halakha if one of the two litigants grabs the entire tallit in our (beit din's) presence? Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Shiur #18: Minyan Ha-raui The laws of ma'aser beheima obligate one to set aside one of ten animals born to his flock in any given year and to offer it as a sacrifice. Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn 7a Modeh Bi-shtar She-katvo According to Torah law, a shtar signed by two witnesses, is valid, although the authenticity of their signatures was not verified. Nevertheless, Rabbinic law demands that the signatures be verified, in order to diminish the possibility of forgery. This process is known as "kiyum hashtar." Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Bava Metzia 8a: Lifting a Metzia Together The Mishna indicates that when two people lift a metzia together, each person acquires half of the object. Rami Bar Chama tried to prove from this that one can establish ownership over an object for another person. Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Introduction to Arvei Pesachim Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #2: 99b Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #3: 99b-100b Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #4: 100b - 101b Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #5: 101a - 101b Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #6: 101b - 102a Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #10: 103b - 104a Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #11: 104b - 105a Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #12: 105a Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #13: 105a -105b Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #14: 105b Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #15: 106a Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #16: 106a Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #17: 106b Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #18: 107a Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #19: 108a Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #20: 108b Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #21: 109a Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #21 Appendix: 109b Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #22: 114a Masekhtot - Iyun
Rav Yair Kahn Arvei Pesachim #23: 114a Masekhtot - Iyun

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