Yeshivat Chachmei Lublin, Founded by Daf Yomi Creator, to Welcome Newest Edition of the Talmud

*** LUBLIN, POLAND, August 1, 2019 — Yeshivat Chachmei Lublin, the largest center of Jewish learning before the Holocaust, welcomed the newest edition of the Talmud: The Noé Edition Koren Talmud Bavli. The yeshiva was founded in 1930 by Rabbi Meir Shapiro, creator of the Daf Yomi initiative, and was largely destroyed during the Holocaust.…

Koren Publishers Jerusalem’s Proud Partnership with YU Bronka Weintraub High School Bekiut Program

*The 5779 Contest Winners are announced at the bottom of this post* Every year Yeshiva University hosts a yearly Gemara learning competition called the Bronka Weintraub High School Bekiut Program which is aimed at high school students throughout North America. In an incredible testament to the state of Torah learning amongst our youth, this year more than 530…

Learning the Koren Talmud Bavli with Aaron B.

Koren Publishers: Can you tell us a little about yourself?  Aaron: I’m Aaron Benedict. I am a history teacher in a Yeshiva high school. I live in Brooklyn, NY with my wife and daughter.   Koren Publishers: How long have you been learning Gemara?   Aaron: I have been learning Gemara since 7th grade.   Koren Publishers: Do you have…