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It's mentioned by Rashi on Deuteronomy 32:11 pasuk: כנשר הזה, רחמני על בניו ואינו נכנס לקנו פתאום, עד שהוא מקשקש ומטרף על בניו בכנפיו בין אילן לאילן, בין שוכה לחברתה, כדי שיעורו בניו ויהא בהם כח לקבלו He guided them [Israel] with mercy and compassion like an eagle, which is merciful towards its own fledglings and does not enter its nest ...


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The idea presented in that sugya of being kafus, tied up, as disabling the חי נושא את עצמו capability would seemingly answer your question as well. The following is the quote from that dad: ומודה רבי נתן בכפות דלא אמרינן ביה דחי נושא את עצמו, שהוא ודאי מכביד עצמו להישמט ולהתיר קשריו. The next quote is in the chavrusa app I have. His words echo various ...


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Rabbi Triebitz has a 20 part series on this, on Hashkafacircle, here. It should be noted that some of his ideas are non-standard.


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R. Yeshaya of Trani (the Rid) applies אלו ואלו to the post-talmudic period in a responsum (Teshuvos HaRid 62). As cited and translated by R. Shnayer Leiman here: First, I wish to respond to your claim that it was improper for me to argue against the great Rabbi Isaac lb. Samuel of Dampierre (d. circa 1185)), Heaven forbid that I should do such a thing! ...


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Rav Yochanan and Rav aren't entirely amoraim; both had semichah before the mishnah was closed. I bet there are a number of first generation amoraim in the same boat. Shmuel is more complicated, since he never got semichah. However, the Rosh compares Berakhos 23b, where we rule like Shemu'el even though he contradicts a beraisa, and 24a where we wouldn't. ...


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According to this page on Dafi-Yomi.com, it's Rabbi Chanina ben Hama, a student of Rebbi Yehuda haNasi. רבי חנינא "סתם" הוא רבי חנינא בר חמא , היה תלמידו של רבי יהודה הנשיא‏ Other sources: Ohr Yisroel Virtual BM


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The Rambam in Hilchos Tefillah Chapter 1 regarding Ezra's court: Halacha 4: ... When Ezra and his court saw this, they established eighteen blessings in sequence. Halacha 5: ... They also decreed that the number of prayers correspond to the number of sacrifices - i.e., two prayers every day, corresponding to the two daily sacrifices. On any day that an ...


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Zakai means innocent or worthy. It refers to a person who is either innocent or guilty; good or bad. Mutar means permissible. It refers to an act, which can be permitted or forbidden. Patur means exempt or discharged. Like zakai, it refers to the person, but it does not speak to the character of the person as zakai does; it simply discharges the person ...


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Zakai refers to a person who wins a court case; mutar refers to something (or someone) being permitted; patur means exempt from an obligation.


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Rabbenu Chananel on Berachos 28b explains that people were just saying the first and last 3 Berachos, and doing the middle ones in any order, the way their teachers taught them. All shimon hapekoli did was make the order we have it now, so they were saying it, the great assembly just didn't make the order of the middle 12 blessings.


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The Maharal (e.g. in Derech Chaim chapter 5 p.259 in old version) limits the extent of the application of "elu v'elu" to the disputes of Beth Shammai and Beth Hillel. He further explains that it does not mean Beth Shammai are halachically right - rather that indeed though they are wrong with regard to psak halacha (as indicated by the bath kol that announced ...


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The Gemara in Rosh Hashana 3b(which talks about when to start the counting of a kings reign) writes that Koresh(he was a kosher king),Daryavesh(his actual name),and Artachasasta(name of his kingdom) are one in the same. The question is was Daryavish Esther's son. The simple answer is that its a machlokes. Tosfos on that Daf explains that Daryavish was ...


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Don't know if you mean Cyrus 1 or 2 (just found out from another commenter that there was more than one), but at least one seems to have preceded the megillah: http://www.chabad.org/holidays/in-depth/default_cdo/aid/39643/jewish/Megillah-with-Commentary.htm And it came to pass in the days of Achashverosh (Esther 1:1) Achashverosh succeeded Cyrus as ruler of ...


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The answer is that Persia was, at the time of the gemara, not just a random nation "out of all the nations in the world". They were an empire, competing with Rome. See here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parthian_Empire https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seleucid_Empire


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Humans being for G-d is the greatest good. To understand to the best of your ability G-d and his wisdom, and by making everything you do be for the sake of heaven, you become a perfect human being. A perfect chair is the chair that best serves the needs your back and tuchas, and its entire existence is aimed at serving you. Anything about the chair that ...



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