Day: March 23, 2021

Massechet Pesachim Siyum Video

Every day I endeavour to share a thought on the daf that is thoughtful and meaningful. Here is a video I have prepared to celebrate our conclusion of Pesachim with quotes from each of my daily posts on Massechet Pesachim accompanied by music performed by Tomer Adaddi.

Pesachim 121

Today’s daf (Pesachim 121b) – the final page of Massechet Pesachim – concludes with a discussion about Pidyon HaBen (the redemption of the firstborn), and whether it is the father of the boy, or the Kohen, who recites the Shehecheyanu bracha. Before proceeding, I should explain that I adopt the view of a number of…