A conceptual and textual analysis of Birchot Hamitzvah, focusing on the halachah of Over LaAsiyatan.
Ostensibly, Shavuot makes no sense: Didn't we lose, through the sin of the golden calf, what we gained at Sinai? What is there to celebrate. This shiur clarifies the meaning and challenge of Shavuot, shedding light on the beautiful meaning and message of this chag.
A seemingly bizarre Yerushalmi holds the key to a major principle of hashkafah- including the Torh's view on human sexuality.
An analysis of the positions of the Rishonim regarding the mitzvah of Haggadah and more.
A comprehensive analysis of the Rambam's approach to Taarovet in general and Chametz in particular.
Subtle differences in how we read a text can yield major ramifications. This analysis of what Birchot Hamitzvah are and how they function is a study in such a case.
The key to understanding an entire constellation of issues relating to the aspect of time in Mitzvot Asseh.