Who wrote the Talmud Yerushalmi?
Traditionally, this Talmud was thought to have been redacted in about the year 350 by Rav Muna and Rav Yossi in the Land of Israel. It is traditionally known as the Talmud Yerushalmi (“Jerusalem Talmud”), but the name is a misnomer, as it was not prepared in Jerusalem.
Who is Hillel in the Torah?
|Hillel the Elder|
|Hillel the Elder teaching a man the meaning of the whole Torah while he stands on one foot (detail from the Knesset Menorah, Jerusalem)|
|Born||c. 110 BCE Babylon, Parthian Empire|
|Died||10 CE Jerusalem, Roman Judea|
What is considered the most authoritative version of the Talmud?
The Babylonian Talmud
The Babylonian Talmud is often seen as more authoritative and is studied much more than the Jerusalem Talmud.
What is Hillel famous for?
first quarter of the 1st century ad), Jewish sage, foremost master of biblical commentary and interpreter of Jewish tradition in his time. He was the revered head of the school known by his name, the House of Hillel, and his carefully applied exegetical discipline came to be called the Seven Rules of Hillel.
When was Rabbi Hillel born?
Hillel the Elder/Date of birth
How many DAF are there in Yerushalmi?
The Jerusalem Talmud (Yerushalmi) has Gemara on thirty-nine masekhtot….Structure.
|Pages of Gemara Talmud Bavli||22 (Talmud Yerushalmi)|
|Pages of Gemara Yerushalmi||33|
What are the two versions of the Talmud called?
The Talmud developed in two major centres of Jewish scholarship: Babylonia and Palestine. The Jerusalem or Palestinian Talmud was completed c. 350, and the Babylonian Talmud (the more complete and authoritative) was written down c. 500, but was further edited for another two centuries.