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Around 1.06434e+18. The Gemara in Brachos says י"ב מזלות בראתי ברקיע ועל כל מזל ומזל בראתי לו שלשים חיל ועל כל חיל וחיל בראתי לו שלשים לגיון ועל כל לגיון ולגיון בראתי לו שלשים רהטון ועל כל רהטון ורהטון בראתי לו שלשים קרטון ועל כל קרטון וקרטון בראתי לו שלשים גסטרא ועל כל גסטרא וגסטרא תליתי בו שלש מאות וששים וחמשה אלפי רבוא כוכבים Hashem created 12 ...


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The Rashbam explains that due to his strength he broke the wooden beds when he was younger and therefore they made a metal bed for him.


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The Kesav Sofer answers that there were people who where saying that the Torah is only for when we are amongst ourselves, in the desert, or in Eretz Yisroel.Therefore before they entered Eretz Yisroel it was written in all the languages. Telling the Jews no matter where you go, and no matter what language you speak, the Torah applies in all of them. The ...


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Rashi answers with an example someone was selling a donkey the buyer wanted to test the man to see if it was in good health.He asked him for a test drive, he said fine, now he knew it was in good health, but he wanted to really make sure.He then asked how about the mountains can I take it there, the seller quickly answered yes.The buyer now understood if he ...


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Although מרגלים is a term used to refer to spies throughout Tanach (such as the brothers of Yosef as alleged spies [B'reishis 42:9,11,14,16], the spies who spied out the Land of Israel in the days of Y'hoshua [Y'hoshua 2:1; ibid. 6:21,23], and the spies dispatched by David to locate Shaul [Sh'muel I 26:4]), the noun itself is not used to describe the spies ...


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I might venture a couple sheer guesses of what it might possibly mean. If anyone might know of any merit to the guesses, please let me know and I can improve this answer. Rashi may have recognized that the milky light of the Milky Way is made up of many stars. Although only a one or two thousand could be individually identified, he figured the glow was ...



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