Archive for March, 2012

Sefer Tov Lev ‘al Masekhet Pesahim

Tuesday, March 27th, 2012

Sefer Tov Lev ‘al Masekhet Pesahim, by Michoel Zylberman. Ḳeren Mikha’el Sharf le-hotsaʼat sefarim she-ʻal yad Yeshivat Rabenu Yitsḥaḳ Elḥanan, 2011. Rabbi Michoel Zylberman’s first published book contains two works. The first work, Sefer Tov Lev, is a collection of essays covering different topics in Masekhet Pesahim. In the second work, Kuntres Dat Yehudit, R. […]

Sefer Yeme ha-Purim

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012

Sefer Yeme ha-Purim, by Yonason Sacks. 2012. Yeme ha-Purim is a collection of Torah essays on halakhic topics relating to Purim by Yeshiva University Rosh Yeshiva Rabbi Yonason Sacks. The essays display Rabbi Sacks’ clarity of thought and presentation. The joy of Purim and Torah study are combined beautifully in this new volume. Posted by […]

Chat With a Librarian is Here!

Monday, March 12th, 2012

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Purim Unmasked

Monday, March 5th, 2012

Books and manuscripts in the library hide images of Purim, the holiday of Queen Esther, who had to mask her identity. In honor of Purim, the library reveals buried pictures to the reveler.  Happy Purim! Posted by Shulamith Z. Berger