Seforimchatter

With Prof. Yerachmiel (Robert) Brody discussing the Geonim

February 28, 2021 Seforimchatter Season 2 Episode 35
Seforimchatter
With Prof. Yerachmiel (Robert) Brody discussing the Geonim
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Seforimchatter
With Prof. Yerachmiel (Robert) Brody discussing the Geonim
Feb 28, 2021 Season 2 Episode 35
Seforimchatter

#63.
With Prof. Yerachmiel (Robert) Brody discussing the Geonim of Babylonia

We discuss the period of the Savaro'im, position of Gaon and what it meant and included, where the name comes from, the Yeshivos of Bavel (Pumpidisa & Sura), the yarchei kallah, famous Geonim & writings, Rav Sa'adyah Gaon, and much more.

To purchase "The Geonim of Babylonia and the Shaping of Medieval Jewish Culture":  https://www.amazon.com/Geonim-Babylonia-Shaping-Medieval-Culture/dp/030018932X/ref=sr_1_2?dchild=1&qid=1614521595&refinements=p_27%3ARobert+Brody&s=books&sr=1-2

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Show Notes

#63.
With Prof. Yerachmiel (Robert) Brody discussing the Geonim of Babylonia

We discuss the period of the Savaro'im, position of Gaon and what it meant and included, where the name comes from, the Yeshivos of Bavel (Pumpidisa & Sura), the yarchei kallah, famous Geonim & writings, Rav Sa'adyah Gaon, and much more.

To purchase "The Geonim of Babylonia and the Shaping of Medieval Jewish Culture":  https://www.amazon.com/Geonim-Babylonia-Shaping-Medieval-Culture/dp/030018932X/ref=sr_1_2?dchild=1&qid=1614521595&refinements=p_27%3ARobert+Brody&s=books&sr=1-2

For more information or to sponsor a show, please email [email protected]