Bircas ha-Torah: A Window into the Business and Pleasure of Studying Torah
- 50 min 1 sec
Series: Daily Shiur
Venue: YU High School for Boys
References: Berachot: 21A, Berachot: 11 , Taanit: 7A
[MTA parent-son learning] A shiur for BMK talmidim and their parents and grandparents, exploring some of the halachic details of ברכת התורה and thereby gaining greater insight into dual aspects of Torah learning. * Is ברכת התורה among the 613 mitzvos? * Is it recited on voluntary learning? * Is it recited on quiet learning? * Is it recited on non-מקרא? Why? * What sort of ברכה is it? * Is it indeed a דאורייתא requirement? * What's the meaning of describing Torah as all 3 beverages: water, milk and wine?
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