Avoda Zara
מרצה Title תקציר סידרה
Rav Moshe Taragin Chanuka Edition One of the salient but often neglected components of the Chanuka miracle was the repurification of the Beit Ha-mikdash - ve-tiharu et mikdashekha. Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Malkhut Melekh One of the often overlooked motifs of Chanuka is the concept of malkhut - Jewish monarchy. Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin The Nature of Lifnei Iver What constitutes a violation of the prohibition of lifnei iver - participating in the violation of an actual sin or merely creating a "hazard" that makes the sin possible? In this shiur, we will explore how this question impacts on a number of other questions regarding the nature of this prohibition. Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Malkhut Melekh Part 2 Last week we established the distinction between the categories of "melekh" and of "MALKHUT". Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin The Unique Nature of the of the Issur of Avoda Zara When the Torah prohibits hana’ah (benefit) from an item, it generally uses a term related to akhila. The prohibition against receiving hana’ah from avoda zara is different, utilizing the term “lo yidbak” and prohibiting any residual contact with the avoda zara. Are there practical ramifications of this difference? Talmudic Methodology