Maimonides (Rambam)

This Erev Pesach marks the end of “Maimonides Year.” which was observed on the occasion of the 850th anniversary of the birth of the great sage. Though scholars now agree […]

Cordoba.  There was a period in the Middle Ages when Cordoba on the Guadalquivir was the largest city in Europe.  It was the capital of Moslem Spain and had a […]

An Arab poet sang in praise of Maimonides’ art of healing: Galen’s heart heals only the body, but Abu-Amram’s (Maimonides’) the body and soul. Mosad HaRav Kook recently reprinted Dr. […]