Modern Elucidated Talmud Yerushalmi (Jerusalem Talmud) for the Popular Audience.
The uniqueness of the commentary is its reliance on the manuscripts and Genizah fragments of the Talmud Yerushalmi... More > that survived and were unknown to Traditional commentators. It also draws upon traditional commentaries and Academic studies from a broad variety of fields to help determine the correct interpretation of the Talmud Yerushalmi.
In addition, the commentary provides comparisons and parallels with the Talmud Bavli and other Rabbinic sources which give the reader a fuller picture of the matter at hand. Terminology and word usage are definined helping the reader assimilate the style of the Talmud Yerushalmi that differs so much from that of the Bavli)
The work has approbations from Rabbi Nehemya Zalman Goldberg (Beth Din Hagadol in Jerusalem, R. Shapira (of Merkaz Harav)and R. Mordechai Eliyahu (former Sephardic chief Rabbi of Israel)< Less