Chabad at Stanford
Wisdom Center
By: David Schechter

The musical tells the ancient story of Rakhel and Rabbi Akiba, the shepherd who became the one of the ... Read More

By: Herman Wouk

Tossed into a stormy sea when his ship was wrecked, the great Talmudic sage Rabbi Akiva was given up for ... Read More


In the Talmudic method of text study, the starting point is the principle that any text that is deemed ... Read More

By: Rabbi Adin (Steinsaltz) Even-Yisrael

Since the Torah is regarded as encompassing everything contained in the world, all of life is of interest ... Read More

By: Rabbi Adin (Steinsaltz) Even-Yisrael

The Talmud was created by the Jewish people and the Talmud has, in turn, molded them as a nation. So many ... Read More

By: The Rebbe

And these are the laws which you shall set before them: If you purchase ... Read More

By: Rabbi Adin (Steinsaltz) Even-Yisrael

If the Bible is the cornerstone of Judaism, then the Talmud is the central pillar, soaring up from the ... Read More

By: A. S

In the midst of the oppressive darkness Herod spread over Jewish life, a shining personality emerged, ... Read More