MasterDaf is a series of lessons on the Mishna (oral Torah) and the Babylonian Talmud given by Rabbi
Avraham Kosman over a seven year period. The lessons cover every Mishna and the whole Talmud in a
unique format. Every word of both the Mishna and the Talmud is read in its original Hebrew and
Aramaic, then translated into clear English, and explained according to the
basic meaning of the text.
The Masterdaf.com site, contains all of the lessons of Rabbi Kosman on the
Mishna and Talmud. Each lesson is accessible through easy to use menus which can take you
directly to the page of the Mishna or Talmud that you are learning. In addition, each page
can be viewed during the lesson in a clear, computer generated
replica of the original page, in the original format it is found in the printed
In addition to being able to listen to the lessons and viewing the Mishna and Talmud page over the internet,
each page and lesson may be downloaded for personal use offline. The downloading feature allows
the Mishna and Talmud pages to be printed and the lessons to be put on an MP3 portable player or
transferred to a CD Audio* for user convenience.
TES - jewishsoftware.com, the originators and developers of the MasterDaf Talmud and
MasterDaf Mishna series on CD-ROM have undertaken the development of this project to
further spread the awareness and learning of the Mishna and Talmud via use of the computer technology.
*CD Audio: User must have software and CD Writer for converting MP3 files to CD Audio