רשות הרבים: בעולם הזה? גפת 27
Rabbanit Yael Shimoni / August 31, 2020
It is known that one may not carry in a public space on Shabbat (reshut harabim). Surprisingly, Rabbi Yochanan in the gemara suggests that there is no public space at all in Israel, and perhaps no where in the world is there an area which meets the definition of "public space"! Join Rabbanit Yael Shimoni in this week's גפת בדף היומי (on Eruvin daf 22) as she explores the sugya through the different understandings of Rashi and Tosafot and uncovers a fascinating discussion about the definition of public space. Watch the shiur (in Hebrew) with its accompanying presentation -
Rabbanit Yael Shimoni
Rabbanit Shimoni has learned at Migdal Oz, Matan, and the Susi Bradfield Women’s Institute for Halakhic Leadership at Midreshet Lindenbaum. She holds a BFA from Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design and a BEd in Torah Shebe’al Peh and Jewish Thought from Herzog College. She is currently studying towards an MA in Jewish Thought Education at Herzog College. Rabbanit Shimoni taught gemara and halakha at Pelech High School and served as a ramit for shana bet at Migdal Oz. She directs Meshivat Nefesh, the online responsa program of the rabbaniyot of Beit Hillel. She is also a plastic artist and member of “A Studio of Her Own.