New Talmud Course: Tales of Light

This three-part Talmud series will be exploring the second chapter of tractate Shabbat, analyzing various aspects of the Chanukah lights: “What, How and Where?” and the logic behind it. Just in time for Chanukah!

Sesame Seed Oil? – November 19th
Most Appropriate Oil for Chanukah

Behind the Blessings – November 26th
Scrutinizing the Blessings said on Chanukah

Kosher Menorah – December 3rd
Can Two People Use One Menorah?

Instructor: Rabbi Binyomin Bitton

Thursdays, 7:15-8:15 pm
The Jewish Academy
1260 Howe Street

Rabbi Binyomin Bitton is the founder and Dean of the Jewish Academy. His Talmud lectures recently went virtual on Jewish.TV, the largest's Jewish video and audio site, to's 1.8 million unique monthly visitors.