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Aggadah

The Aggadah or Aggadata refers to non-legal teachings of the traditions of the Jewish and the main part of all its teachings. It basically covers a large number of moral exhortations, myths, historical anecdotes, homilies, or tips in various fields of work. It mostly comes from the texts of the Talmud and in various compilations of the Midrash Aggadah, the… (more…)

Mishnah

The Mishnah is an exegetical body of compiled Jewish laws which collects and consolidates the oral tradition developed in the Jewish religion over the centuries since the time of the written Torah's laws, and even their coding into the hands of Rabbi Yehuda Hanasi towards the end of the century. The body of law called the Mishnah, is the basis… (more…)