Discover the most famous Hebrew text in the world with an introduction and survey of the Codex Babilonicus and the Codex Petropolitanus (The Leningrad Codex).

 

Tuesday I March 2 I 8pm Israel (1pm EST)

 

There are approximately 20,000 Hebrew manuscripts housed in St. Petersburg, Russia, most written in the Middle East in the Middle Ages. Uncover the fascinating history of these collections and their unique significance for Jewish studies. 

credit: Courtesy of the Russian National Library (nlr.ru)

 

 

 

 

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