Bar Metzra – Bava Metzia Daf 108

Subscribe to the Daily Daf Yomi Summary here. Our sugya treats the definitions and halachos of a bar metzra, an adjacent neighbor whose field borders...

Replacing the Stolen Esrog – Bava Kamma 78

  By: Rabbi Mendel Weinbach Ohr Sameach   A Jew borrows a very expensive esrog from his neighbor to fulfill the mitzvah of taking the four species on...

Daf Inspired – Culling Gems of Inspiration from the Daf

By Rabbi Yehoshua Berman Kesubos 4 - The Pockets of Your Heart It can't be an easy dichotomy to maintain. Everything is ready. The...

Sanhedrin Daf 5

Subscribe to the Daily Daf Yomi Summary http://www.daf-yomi.org The Seder Hadoros (erech: Rav Shmuel bar Marsa) writes that he is uncertain if the name Marsa...

Matchmaker, L’chaim and Bas-sheva – Sanhedrin 22

Subscribe to the Daily Daf Yomi Summary http://www.daf-yomi.org The Gemora discusses the process of matching a man and woman together for marriage, and states that...

Subjugating another Jew – B”M 73

Subscribe to the Daily Daf Yomi Summary here. Rav Pappa said to Rava: My master should see how the rabbis pay the head tax for...

Kesubos 98: The Self Serving Real Estate Agent

Rabbi Mordechai Koster is presently a member of the kollel at Bais Medrash Govoha in Lakewood, NJ, where he receivedsemichah. He has written several seforim...

Chagigah 4: The Prohibition of Autopsies

Rabbi Mordechai Koster is presently a member of the kollel at Bais Medrash Govoha in Lakewood, NJ, where he receivedsemichah. He has written several seforim...

A Pawned Sefer Torah Donated to a Shul – Bava Metzia 113

Subscribe to the Daily Daf Yomi Summary here. Our Mishna treats the topic of a mashkon (“pledge” or “pawn”) taken from a debtor who fails...