Depiction of Maimonides teaching students about the 'measure of man' in an illuminated manuscript.
Philosophy

Moses Maimonides: Philosophy of Judaism and Jewish Law

Moses Maimonides, the great 12th-century philosopher and legalist, lived at the pinnacle of Jewish culture in the Islamic world. What is amazing about Maimonides is that, despite making his living as a physician and having an active medical career, he was also a prolific writer. And “prolific” doesn’t do justice to describing the extraordinary output of his writing. […]