These two texts both shaped Rabbinic Judaism. But which came first?
The great sages of the Mishnah and Talmud.
Sages & Scholars
According to the traditional view, this second century sage of the Mishnah also authored the Zohar.
Editor of the Mishnah.
This early Rabbi of the Mishnah regularly debated Rabbi Eliezer.
Student of Hillel contributed to the continued study of Torah and the protection of the Sanhedrin.
Few facts are known about this teacher of Rabbi Akiba.
The second-century sage was the inspiration for many legends and may have died as a martyr.