The Koren Talmud Bavli is a groundbreaking edition of the Talmud that fuses the innovative design of Koren Publishers Jerusalem with the incomparable scholarship of Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz. The Koren Talmud Bavli Standard Edition is a full-size, full-color edition that presents an enhanced Vilna page, a side-by-side English translation, photographs and illustrations, a brilliant commentary, and a multitude of learning aids to help the beginning and advanced student alike actively participate in the dynamic process of Talmud study. (English/Hebrew)
Koren Talmud Bavli a groundbreaking new edition of the Talmud that will improve and enrich the way people study, debate, and experience this central Jewish text. The Koren Talmud Bavli offers an innovative design, an incomparable translation and commentary by Rabbi Adin Even-Israel Steinsaltz, color photographs and illustrations a first in a Talmud since it appeared in print 500 years ago, a variety of unique learning aids.
The Koren Talmud Bavli preserves the traditional Vilna page, and enables people to engage deeply in the traditional process of Talmud study at the same time that it embraces contemporary scholarship and technology. Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz says, The Talmud expresses the deepest Jewish spirit. My hope is that the Koren Talmud Bavli will render the Talmud accessible to millions of Jews, allowing them to study it, approach it, and perhaps even become one with it.
The complete Koren Talmud Bavli Standard Edition set will be 41 volumes. Currently available volumes are listed below.