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Bava Batra 3: Amah Traksin

The daf explains the terms gvil and gazit and what they mean halakhically. What鈥檚 an amah traksin and did it exist in the second Temple. Rav Chisda explains when one can tear down an old beit knesset to build a new one.

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Anne Gordon is the deputy editor of Ops & Blogs at The Times of Israel. She is a veteran educator, having taught in high school and post-high school institutions in Israel and America for several decades. Yardaena Osband is a pediatrician and teaches in her community and online. They both hail from Boston, proud alumna of Maimonides School, where they first learned Gemara. Talking Talmud is their conversation (via podcast) on the daf yomi. They say: "Learning the daf? We have something for you to think about. Not learning the daf? We have something for you to think about! (Along with a taste of the daf...) Join the conversation with us!"
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