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Rashi in Bava Metzia 85a explains why Rabbi Zeira fasted for 100 days in order to forget the Babylonian method of learning so that he could be a receptacle for the Talmud Yerushalmi with a clear mind: דלא ניטרדיה - כשעלה לארץ ישראל ללמוד מפי ר' יוחנן ואמוראין שבארץ ישראל לא היו בני מחלוקת ונוחין זה לזה כשמן כדאמרי' בסנהדרין (דף כד.) ומיישבין את הטעמים בלא ...


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In the Bavli, you have many times a question that was brought up in one generation, and then answered (with a source from a baraisa, for example) only generations later, such as in the times of Ravina and Rav Ashi. (There's even a rare example, in Sanhedrin 43a according to the girsa of Rabbeinu Chananel, where a question is answered by Rav Ravai of Rov, one ...


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