Discussions of Traditional Jewish Studies
929: Tanach Together
“Drawing its name from the 929 chapters of the Hebrew Bible, the project aims to get hundreds of thousands of Israelis from all walks of life to complete the corpus over three-and-a-half years by covering five chapters a week.” The goal of the Hebrew language site is to involve everyone in Bible study. “In addition, the site features explanatory videos and cultural artifacts—from comics to music clips—related to the weekly chapters and a detailed timeline allowing participants to track their progress; it can even read the Bible aloud to the visually impaired or those on the go. “
From the OU comes this site providing “a comprehensive and technologically advanced platform catering to Daf Yomi learners of every level, from beginners to Maggidei Shiur. The site provides reference materials, supplementary videos and other support materials in addition to the daf yomi material itself.
Audio Mishna Yomit
This is an audio collection of several years worth of studies in the daily mishna presented by Rabbi Chaim Brown in mp3 format.You can browse the archives by masechet or follow the daily study.
Published by the Business Halacha Institute headed by Rabbi Chaim Kohn, this site details the seminars and study groups sponsored by the institute. Of particular note is the library which provides full text versions of articles, seminar notes and study groups. The materials are browsable by topic, date and topic.
COTAR: Collection of Torah Articles
COTAR Online is a comprehensive and unique repository of articles which provides answers to fundamental and daily Halachic questions. The repository presently contains more than 10,000 articles collected from hundreds of periodicals and Torah sources published between 1970 and 2003. Cotar Online includes a unique and detailed index of more than 2,400 topics which provides direct links to the relevant articles. You can search in Hebrew and sign up for an account to see the full text of the results.
Chafetz Chayim on Lashon Hara
At this site in English and Hebrew you can engage in daily study of Hilchot Lashon Hara written by the Chafetz Chayim. You can also access the archives of the discussions.
Listen in English, French or Hebrew to the daf yomi using Windows Media Player while the text is displayed or printed. The archive is searchable by masechet and page.
Daf Yomi Portal
This Hebrew language site offers a daf yomi study calendar, study aids, locations of classes throughout Israel, audio and video lessons, the opportunity to find a study partner, and a virtual library with primary source material in full text.
Daf Yomi for Women
Each morning, Michelle Cohen Farber conducts a class in daf yomi for women in Raanana and then immediately uploads the class so it can be listened to and downloaded as a podcast. Additionally, worksheets that organize the daf and help facilitate understanding can be found on the website.
Daf a Week
Daf-A-Week is a program to study one page (two sides) of gemara per week. The site provides the text and audio shiurim from a number of rabbis to help you study, as well as periodic tests on the material.
Created by Rabbi Eli Mansour, this is a browsable and searchable database of his teachings on Gemara. Each page displays the text of the Talmud, along with an hour-long lesson you can download or play online. To date, teachings on the masechtot of Berachot and Shabbat are available.
Daily Mishna Portal
Recordings of the daily Mishna yomi study programs at Ohr Somayach Savoy in Johannesburg, South Africa. You can download the discussions and the Mishnah Yomi calendar.
The purpose of the site is to gather information associated with Rabbinical Courts for Financial Disputes. The site contains useful information: A guide for individuals entering the Rabbinical Courts, information on such Courts operating in Israel and Abroad, as well as various legal documents. Additionally, the site contains professional information – articles and rulings – dealing with issues discussed in the courts. This site is another one of the initiatives of the Mishpetay Eretz Institute – the Higher Institute for Halacha and Law, in Ofra (Israel).
This site provides a gif of every page of the Babylonian Talmud. You can drill down by masechet to the exact daf and amud you want. In addition, you can hear the daf in either English or Yiddish.
Free Torah MP3 Classes
This service provided by Lebow Technology Solutions offers free downloads of classes in a wide variety of Jewish subjects. Many of these classes were originally given at Machon Meir in Jerusalem. The list is browsable and arranged in alphabetical order by course title.
Kol HaLashon: Online Torah Shiurim
You can search this site in English or Hebrew by a variety of parameters to find online shiurim in a number of areas to listen to for free.
Real Clear Daf
Created by Rabbi Shmuel Wise, this site uses audio and video to review the daf yomi. There are also Apple and Android apps you can download to follow the lessons.
TorahAnytime.com is an organization started by Shimon and Reuven KaylYakov, two Bukharian Jews in Queens, New York. Their site features videos of lectures given in their community. The site is searchable by speaker or title of the video.
Billing itself as "an online Torah search engine," this site compiles shiurim from a variety of sources and lists them by subject. The site is also searchable by keyword.
Offers browsable access to divrei Torah from the leading Torah scholars of Yeshiva University. Access is by author, parsha, and holiday and the entire archives are keyword searchable.
This database of materials from Yeshiva University in audio, video, and printed formats offers access to teachings from the rebbes of the school in the areas of holidays, halacha, Jewish thought, daf yomi, and parashat hashavuah. Sections may be searched by topic, subtopic, format, date, and teacher. Advanced search capabilities expand the fields to searching by masechet and daf, shiur length, and language.