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I am learning Rambam's Mishne Torah following the Chabad's perek-a-day rhythm. I find it fascinating. I learn in Hebrew, and use two texts

  • the new Koren's Mishne Torah from R Steinsaltz. It is very good because it brings rulings from Shulchan Aruch and other ahronim where they differ from the Rambam, and brings nice illustrations and explanations of complicated words
  • the Mifal Mishne Torah which also brings a nice and simple commentary and is available in 14 volumes so easy to travel with (I do much learning on planes)

Both are highly recommended. Unfortunately, none of them brings the standard commentaries. What I miss most are the sources the Rambam uses for his various rulings. As is well known, the Rambam himself doesn't bring sources but those are incredibly useful to understand the why. For instance when the Rambam writes a father is allowed to but shouldn't marry his underage girl, it would be helpful to know this comes straight from the gemara in Kiddushin 41a.

What are recommendations on editions of the Mishne Torah which bring those sources? Ideally they should come with a clear and recently printed text, as little Rashi script as possible, abbreviations spelled out and a reasonable price (200-250$ would be an ideal range). 

Mosad Harav Kook's Rambam LeAm might be such an option and your opinion of it would be most welcome.

I am learning Rambam's Mishne Torah following the Chabad's perek-a-day rhythm. I find it fascinating. I learn in Hebrew, and use two texts

  • the new Koren's Mishne Torah from R Steinsaltz. It is very good because it brings rulings from Shulchan Aruch and other ahronim where they differ from the Rambam, and brings nice illustrations and explanations of complicated words
  • the Mifal Mishne Torah which also brings a nice and simple commentary and is available in 14 volumes so easy to travel with (I do much learning on planes)

Both are highly recommended. Unfortunately, none of them brings the standard commentaries. What I miss most are the sources the Rambam uses for his various rulings. As is well known, the Rambam himself doesn't bring sources but those are incredibly useful to understand the why. For instance when the Rambam writes a father is allowed to but shouldn't marry his underage girl, it would be helpful to know this comes straight from the gemara in Kiddushin 41a.

What are recommendations on editions of the Mishne Torah which bring those sources? Ideally they should come with a clear and recently printed text, abbreviations spelled out and a reasonable price. Mosad Harav Kook's Rambam LeAm might be such an option and your opinion of it would be most welcome.

I am learning Rambam's Mishne Torah following the Chabad's perek-a-day rhythm. I find it fascinating. I learn in Hebrew, and use two texts

  • the new Koren's Mishne Torah from R Steinsaltz. It is very good because it brings rulings from Shulchan Aruch and other ahronim where they differ from the Rambam, and brings nice illustrations and explanations of complicated words
  • the Mifal Mishne Torah which also brings a nice and simple commentary and is available in 14 volumes so easy to travel with (I do much learning on planes)

Both are highly recommended. Unfortunately, none of them brings the standard commentaries. What I miss most are the sources the Rambam uses for his various rulings. As is well known, the Rambam himself doesn't bring sources but those are incredibly useful to understand the why. For instance when the Rambam writes a father is allowed to but shouldn't marry his underage girl, it would be helpful to know this comes straight from the gemara in Kiddushin 41a.

What are recommendations on editions of the Mishne Torah which bring those sources? Ideally they should come with a clear and recently printed text, as little Rashi script as possible, abbreviations spelled out and a reasonable price (200-250$ would be an ideal range). 

Mosad Harav Kook's Rambam LeAm might be such an option and your opinion of it would be most welcome.

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Recommendation for edition of Mishne Torah with sources

I am learning Rambam's Mishne Torah following the Chabad's perek-a-day rhythm. I find it fascinating. I learn in Hebrew, and use two texts

  • the new Koren's Mishne Torah from R Steinsaltz. It is very good because it brings rulings from Shulchan Aruch and other ahronim where they differ from the Rambam, and brings nice illustrations and explanations of complicated words
  • the Mifal Mishne Torah which also brings a nice and simple commentary and is available in 14 volumes so easy to travel with (I do much learning on planes)

Both are highly recommended. Unfortunately, none of them brings the standard commentaries. What I miss most are the sources the Rambam uses for his various rulings. As is well known, the Rambam himself doesn't bring sources but those are incredibly useful to understand the why. For instance when the Rambam writes a father is allowed to but shouldn't marry his underage girl, it would be helpful to know this comes straight from the gemara in Kiddushin 41a.

What are recommendations on editions of the Mishne Torah which bring those sources? Ideally they should come with a clear and recently printed text, abbreviations spelled out and a reasonable price. Mosad Harav Kook's Rambam LeAm might be such an option and your opinion of it would be most welcome.