Sefira
Teacher Title Abstract Course
Rav Moshe Taragin Counting Days and Weeks of the Omer In its description of the mitzva of sefirat ha-omer in Parashat Emor, the Torah stresses the role of the korban omer, describing the sefira as beginning 'on the day in which the omer ha-tenufa was brought." Halakhot of Sefirat HaOmer
Rav Moshe Taragin Counting Days and Weeks of the Omer Part 2 A previous shiur explored the status of sefirat ha'omer in the post-churban era. Halakhot of Sefirat HaOmer
Rav Moshe Taragin Sefirat Ha-Omer Without a Beit Ha-mikdash A quick glance at the description of the mitzva of sefirat ha-omer in parashat Emor highlights the relationship between this mitzva and the special korbanot which bracket it. Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Shiur #13: Writing the Omer Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Shiur #14: Methods of Performing Sefirat Ha-omer Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Shiur #15: Assorted Details of Omer Counting Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Is Sefirat Ha-omer a Time-Bound Mitzva? Among the list of mitzvot considered 'zeman geramah' (time-related), Sefirat Ha-omer would seem to be the most 'classic.' Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Shiur #16: Individual and Communal Sefirat Ha-omer Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Sefira Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Sefirat Ha-Omer When describing the mitzva of sefirat ha-omer in Parashat Emor, the Torah addresses both the amount of days and the amount of weeks to be counted. Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Reciting Berakhot upon Attempted Mitzvot The mitzva of sefirat ha-omer – to count the intervening days between Pesach and Shavuot - constitutes an interesting anomaly. Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Sefirat Ha-omer and the Shita of the Behag Talmudic Methodology