Menachot
Teacher Title Abstract Course
Rav Moshe Taragin The Sacrifices of Shavuot: Shtei ha-Lechem and Kevasim The two offerings on Shavuot, the shtei ha-lechem and the kivsei atzeret, have unique halakhic qualities, and certain opinions may indicate that they are integrated into a unique fusion. Holiday Packages
Rav Moshe Taragin Maintaining Tefillin Awareness Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Do Tzitzit Require Both Braided Strings and Loose Strings? Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin The Reading of the Last Eight Pesukim The gemara in Menachot (30a) considers the final 8 pesukim of VeZot HaBerakha and especially the manner in which these pesukim are read in public. Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin The Crowns of Hebrew Script The gemara in Menachot (29b) introduces the halakha of "ziyunin." Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Writing a Sefer Torah In Parashat Vayelekh the Torah instructs, "Ve-atem kitvu lakhem et ha-shira ha-zot" – introducing a mitzva to write a sefer Torah. Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Distinguishing Between Parshiyot of Tefillin and Mezuza A mezuza must be written with sirtut, inscribed lines on the parchment, whereas there is no such obligation for tefillin. This shiur will explore differences between the sections included in tefillin and those included in mezuza based on various ideas that R. Soloveitchik developed. Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Mukaf Gvil Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Mila Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin The Relationship Between Tzitzit and the Garment Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Lavan and Tekhelet According to Rabbanan Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin A Torah Page with Too Many Errors Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin The Parshiyot of Tefillin of Rabbeinu Tam In this shiur, we will examine Rabbeinu Tam's ordering of the parshiyot of the tefillin shel rosh. What is the reason for his re-ordering, and what are the halakhic ramifications of his view accordingly? Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin The Status of the Retzuot of Tefillin Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Wearing Tefillin At Night The mitzva of donning tefillin is defined as a zeman gerama for two reasons. Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Sirtut The gemara in Menachot (32b) states that there is a Halakha Le-Moshe Mi-Sinai requiring sirtut for a mezuza, but not for tefilin. Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin The Batim of Tefillin Shel Rosh The mitzva of tefillin entails placing one 'bayit' (literally a house containing relevant sections of the Torah) upon the arm and one bayit upon the head. Talmudic Methodology