Rav Hai Ga’on

Lived from 939-1038 CE. One of the major Geonim, son of Rav Sherira Ga’on, head of the Pumbedita in Babylonia, and among those who laid the foundations of Halakha for future generations.

Click to watch Rabbi Steinsaltz lecture on Rav Hai Ga’on, in his series, Neglected but Unforgettable”: Seven Post-Talmudic Images.

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