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Sefer Vayikra, the most difficult sefer of the Torah

I believe that Tosafos is referring to Sifra which is the most difficult Sefer, not Sefer Vayikra. Presumably it is very difficult because it deals with the very complex laws of tumah. The laws of ...
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Sefer Vayikra, the most difficult sefer of the Torah

I believe that the correct translation, and thus understanding, of the word חמור is "stringent" or "severe", because the book of Vayikra contains the most stringent and severe laws ...
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Sefer Vayikra, the most difficult sefer of the Torah

I haven't seen this anywhere, but just some sources I put together: When Tosfot Brachot 18b says “ שהוא חמור שבספרים” which we translated as “the most difficult” it could mean the most difficult on a ...
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What is Palifit mean in the Rabeinu Gershom on Baba Basrah 2a?

See here in the book "Der Orient" in which it claims in the name of שד"ל (I am assuming this is Rabbi Shmuel David Luzzatto) that this is an Italian word. Here is the Cambridge ...
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What is Palifit mean in the Rabeinu Gershom on Baba Basrah 2a?

palafitte are vertical wooden pilings set in the ground.
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How exactly do you find shiurim in tosfos on the daf hachaim website?

There are no "shiurim in tosfos on the daf hachaim website". Other sites do have it. On DafYomi.co.il you can find an English point-by-point of Tosfot. The Tosfos for today's daf (BAVA ...
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