Encounters Between Iranian Myth and Rabbinic Mythmakers in the Babylonian Talmud

Dan D. Y Shapira, Reuven Kiperwasser

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEncounters by the Rivers of Babylon
Subtitle of host publicationScholarly Conversations Between Jews, Iranians and Babylonians in Antiquity
EditorsUri Gabbay, Shai Secunda
Place of PublicationTubingen
PublisherMohr Siebeck
Number of pages20
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-16-153037-1
StatePublished - 2014

Publication series

NameTexts and Studies in Ancient Judaism
ISSN (Print)0721-8753
ISSN (Electronic)2568-9525


  • Magic in rabbinical literature
  • Myth -- Religious aspects -- Judaism
  • Mythology, Iranian
  • Talmud Bavli -- Bava Batra -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
  • Talmud Bavli -- Sanhedrin -- Criticism, interpretation, etc

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