Through wonderous stories, you’ll learn of Hillel’s humility, trust in HaShem, and pursuit of peace.
Born before the Churban, he witnessed the Temple service. Stories abound of his generosity and friendship with Rabbi Akiva, and you’ll find them in this uplifting volume.
Rabbi Yehuda HaNasi
The story of “Rabbeinu HaKadosh,” editor of the Mishna, and of his incredible connection with the Roman Empire.
Rabbi Meri Baal HaNes
How did Rabbi Meir earn the title of “Baal HaNes?” You’ll learn that and much more in this incredible volume.
Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai
The Tanna who defended the honor of Torah against the legions of Rome and the miracles that followed.
Rabban Yochanan ben Zakkai
The dramatic story of the Tanna who feigned death during the Churban in order preserve the study of Torah in the Yeshiva of Yavneh.
Rabbi Nachum Ish Gam Zu
During the Roman oppression, the Sages delegated one man to deliver a special gift to the Emperor – Nachum Ish Gam Zu. But the story doesn’t end there.
Rabbi Chanina Ben Dosa
Join this great Sage in whose merit many wonders took place, and whose Torah, humility, and Yiras Shamayim inspire us to this very day.
Rabbi Pinchas Ben Yair
His piety, his scrupulousness about tithing, his encounters with mice, the Ginai River, refusing to eat a meal at the home of Rabbi Yehuda HaNasi – it’s all here in these fascinating pages.
Rabban Gamliel of Yavneh
This great Nasi led the Jewish people after the Churban, and his encounters with the Roman Emperor, philosophers, and the Sages of his time are legendary. You’ll learn all about it in this incredible volume.
Rabbi Eliezer ben Hyrcanus
Follow Rabbi Eliezer’s late start in learning, from humble farmer to earning the title of “HaGadol,” his arrest by the Romans, to his controversy with the Sages. It’s all here, and more.
Rabbi Elazar Ben Rashbi
Be inspired by stories of his youth, his love of learning and sacrifice for Torah, his association with the Roman emperor, and the remarkable events surrounding his petirah.
Rabbi Shimon Ben Shetach
Learn of this great Sage’s turbulent encounters with King Yannai and the tzedokim, the wicked tax collector, the donkey and the jewel, the 80 witches of Ashkelon, and more.
The words of Chazal fill the Talmud, Midrash, and other sefarim with fascinating stories of our Tannaim.
Rabbi Meir Lamberski has collected these stories into engaging comics in order to give children a deeper and more complete understanding of their lives.
Fully sourced, The Tannaim Series is a perfect way to learn from and appreciate these giants of the Mishnah.
Author Meir Lamberski
Illustrator Racheli David