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Bava Kamma 48: Crouching Ox, Hidden Pit

The Daf discusses a statement by Rava that if an Ox crouches and causes damage the owner is exempt from paying damages. Kofer appears again on this Daf with a discussion of three interpretations of the Mishnah鈥檚 statement that if the ox falls into a pit and kills the homeowne鈥檚 father or son the owner of the ox pays kofer.

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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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